The winger is starting to rediscover his very best form now he's back at Selhurst Park.
The Englishman was released by The Hammers in February after falling foul of the club.
Despite the defeat to Everton, Downing believes that his teammates need to remember the atmosphere at the Riverside Stadium.
The Reds were 6-1 winners against Southampton on Wednesday evening.
The Northern Ireland international is desperate for regular first-team football ahead of Euro 2016.
The winger was a sub for the second time in three games against Hull City this week.
The manager could bring back four forgotten Magpies stars to try and turn things around.
A selection of the latest stories in the media involving Liverpool Football Club this Thursday morning.
The Saints were beaten 6-1 in the Capital One Cup on Wednesday evening.
Watford look set to secure Premier League survival this season.
When you’ve grown accustomed to seeing and hearing someone on TV – especially someone with a voice both commanding and calming like Richie Benaud’s – often they appear in real life much smaller than how you’d built them up in your imagination; more like the rest of us than you’d perhaps anticipated.
West Ham co-chairman David Gold has piled the pressure on manager Sam Allardyce.
Tottenham are reportedly in the race to sign Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley.