Liverpool fans asked to be patient as Daniel Sturridge returns to training

• England striker last played for Liverpool in August
• Brendan Rodgers: ‘People have to be realistic, it will take time’
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Brendan Rodgers has described Daniel Sturridge’s recovery as “critical” for Liverpool but the manager warned the striker needs time to recapture last season’s devastating form following a spate of injuries.

Sturridge is back in training at Melwood after rehabilitation work in the United States although a first-team return is not imminent. Rodgers, who is reluctant to put a timescale on the striker’s comeback given his medical history, has recalled Jordon Ibe from a successful loan spell at Derby County to increase his attacking options as Sturridge approaches full fitness.

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