The Didi Hamann idea that could save Liverpool millions in January

Raheem Sterling

The former midfielder thinks Raheem Sterling can help the Reds in a big way.

Dietmar Hamann may have just come up with a suggestion that saves Liverpool millions in the January transfer market!

Indeed, the German has been impressed with Raheem Sterling over the last two games, with the 20-year-old having played up front at both Manchester United and Bournemouth.

So much so, in fact, that the former Liverpool midfielder feels Sterling could end up being a centre-forward.

Eureka!

Could Brendan Rodgers look to play the winger up front as a long-term solution?

At 20, Sterling can be moulded into pretty much anything - and imagine the partnership he could form with Daniel Sturridge.

It is an idea that many thought of in the summer, of course, although it appears Rodgers' willingness - dare we say arrogance - to pursue with Mario Balotelli delayed the deployment of the strategy.

But now that Sterling has played up front for Liverpool, could he have what it takes?

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