Leading scorer Luis Suarez and captain Steven Gerrard have been voted the best Liverpool players of the year so far.

A poll conducted by the Liverpool Echo shows that Uruguayan striker Suarez and England midfielder Gerrard have received the top marks at Anfield from the start of 2013.

Coming in behind them is winter signing Daniel Sturridge whilst veteran defender Jamie Carragher, who will retire at the end of the season, remains a firm fan favourite after being voted the fourth best performer.

Behind Carragher on the poll sits Jordan Henderson followed by Sturridge's fellow new arrival Philippe Coutinho then Glen Johnson and Daniel Agger.

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