Sturridge told Sky Sports: "I think in the end we are a little bit disappointed because we were winning the game.
"And when you're in control of the game and then you concede a goal, it's a disappointment.
"But I think we showed character not to lose the game and we almost won it at the end as well.
"We're disappointed, but at the same time we're back to the top of the league and we'll push on to the next game."
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