Liverpool winger Downing: We're undergoing transitional season

Stewart Downing insists this season was always going to be one of transition for Liverpool.

Stewart Downing insists this season was always going to be one of transition for Liverpool.

Missing out on Europe would be a blow for Liverpool, but Downing believes they can push on next season after settling into life under Brendan Rodgers.

"This season was always going to be a transition time, with new ideas and players," Downing told the Daily Telegraph. "Next season is a big test for us. He [Rodgers] has most of the players he wants and we have to crack on."

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