A selection of the latest stories involving Liverpool Football Club this Monday morning.
The 20-year-old is said to be attracting interest from Benfica but the midfielder is said to be more interested in a move to the Premier League.
The Belenenses midfielder is said to be worth around £2.4 million.
The agent of goalkeeper Victor Valdes has denied the Spaniard has turned down a four day trial at the club to prove his fitness.
Valdes is a free agent after his contract ended at Barcelona, and a serious knee injury prevented a big money move to Monaco.
Brendan Rodgers is keen to add the experienced goalkeeper to his ranks in order to provide competittion for Simon Mignolet, but a deal won't be struck until Valdes has been able to prove his fitness - in either late October or early November according to the Liverpool Echo.
Valdes agent Gines Carvajal said: “Liverpool has not offered training for four days. We have not rejected the offer because it is false.”
Sturridge has been absent since picking up a thigh injury on international duty in September, and the Reds' form has seemingly suffered as a result.
Rush is quoted in the Daily Mirror, saying: “We have missed Daniel, he’s a quality player. With the international week, there’s even more time for him to come back from his injury."