Brendan Rodgers hopes Jamie Carragher remains at Liverpool

Carry on Carra: Rodgers keen to see Carragher stay at Liverpool after hanging up his boots

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Asked if he thought Suarez could claim the award this term, Sturridge told the club's official website: 'I don’t see why not. There are 11 games left for us so I’m sure he can.

Hit the ground running: Daniel Sturridge has impressed since signing

Hit the ground running: Daniel Sturridge has impressed since signing

'I’ll try to help him get there and give him opportunities.

'It’s always good to get individual glories as a player because they’re the things you can look back on at the end of your career and tell your grandchildren you were top scorer for that season.

'I’m sure he’ll be gunning for that and I’ll try to help him get there.'

After Suarez’s effort made it 4-0 yesterday, Sturridge netted Liverpool’s fifth with a penalty, leaving the England forward’s record since joining the Reds from Chelsea in January showing five goals in seven appearances in all competitions.

The other scorers for the Reds, who moved up to seventh place with the win, were Steven Gerrard with another spot-kick, Philippe Coutinho and Jose Enrique.