The previous Liverpool star has discovered a brand new house after greater than a 12 months away from soccer
Daniel Sturridge has signed for A-League group Perth Glory, the membership introduced on Thursday.
He hasn’t competed in skilled match since 2020 amid injury concerns and a betting rule violation.
Now wholesome, the 32-year-old will look to excite in Australia, the place officers are calling him one of many nation’s greatest signings.
What has been mentioned?
“It’s a implausible alternative to attempt a brand new problem,” Sturridge mentioned in a press release posted to the club’s official website.
“When the chance happened, it felt like the appropriate factor to do, to take my expertise someplace the place I can take pleasure in my soccer in a aggressive league and try to assist the group be as profitable as they presumably could be.
“I’m going to place my finest foot ahead, work onerous and try to assist the group win every sport that comes by after which we’ll see the place we find yourself when the season finishes.
“I can’t wait to play at HBF Park and hopefully put a smile on a variety of faces.”
Chairman Tony Sage added: “Daniel is undoubtedly one of many greatest signings not solely in Glory’s historical past, however within the historical past of the A-League.
“His arrival indicators in no unsure phrases how decided we’re to carry sustained success to the membership and the lengths we are going to go to so as to obtain that purpose.
“We all know the elite-level high quality Daniel will carry to the facet and are massively excited to see him carrying the well-known purple this season.”
When does the A-League season begin?
Perth will start their home marketing campaign on November 20 at house in opposition to Adelaide United.
Extra to come back.