Sturridge and four other Liverpool first-teamers set for new deals - report indicate that Daniel Sturridge, Philippe Coutinho, John Flanagan, Jordan Henderson and Glen Johnson will get improved deals this summer.

Liverpool are flying high and with seven games of the Premier League season left are a point off the top of the table.

Brendan Rodgers has formed a real team spirit and belief in his side this term, and it looks like a number of the club’s key players could well be offered a reward for stellar performances this term. have revealed that the Anfield outfit are eager to tie down some of their stars to new and improved contracts, with five first-teamers set for talks at the end of the season.

Daniel Sturridge, Jordan Henderson, Philippe Coutinho, John Flanagan and Glen Johnson are the players named in the report as those that could well be set to extend their Merseyside stays.

Sturridge has been a revelation in attack alongside Luis Suarez, while Henderson has looked like a player capable of replacing Steven Gerrard in the long run.

Coutinho’s vision and creativity have helped in the Reds’ goal glut this term, while Flanagan has seamlessly been brought through to the starting XI and prospered.

Johnson has had injury concerns this term but still has played his part in the club’s strong season.

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