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Anorak | Liverpool: Garth Crooks says 40-goals-a-season Suarez and Sturridge can be new Owen and Heskey

Liverpool: Garth Crooks says 40-goals-a-season Suarez and Sturridge can be new Owen and Heskey

by | 24th, January 2013

GARTH Crooks is Anorak’s favourite BBC football pundit. His eagerness to appear knowing in the face of glaring knowledge gaps, his earnest pursuit of the most trite opinion, and the reverence with which he treats his own opinions, holding his hands together in prayer as he delivers a verdict on Theo Walcott’s crossing in a tone Solomon would have considered ‘a bit much’. Last week, Crooks looked at Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge, the Liverpool strikers. Crooks says Sturridge “possesses the potential to create a partnership with Suarez capable of 40 goals a season. Anfield has not seen anything like that since Keegan and John Toshack or Dalglish and Ian Rush and we all know what that led to .”

It led to glory and greatness.

Great suff. And, what with this being Garth, earnest, mawkish, unresearched and wrong.

39 Goals: the most goals scored by Kevin Keegan and John Toshack in a season for Liverpool. It was

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