Raheem Sterling - 2019/20 Performances

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bluemoon32

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There's obviously a player in there, we've seen it a load of times but when he's not on his game he isn't just average, he's bloody awful.
Not sure how Pep brings back that player, this isn't just a dip in form, it's more than that & i'll admit, i don't know exactly what the problem is.
Hopefully Raheem can sort himself out & get back to the player he was
 

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Problem is he has no trickery when facing opp full back. It makes so easy for full backs to defend against him if he doesn't have space in front of him to run into.

To beat an opp full back you must have some street football trickery I.e. Ronaldinho, Coman from Bayern, Neymar etc. Sterling hasn't got that.

If he's isolated 1on1 he's useless. His 'dribbling' is basically passing to himself into space in front of him and outpacing the fullback.

He has to play either on the right and using his pace play some hard low crosses or cutbacks or as a false 9.
 

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To be fair, there is not much loyalty from Sterling's part either talking up another club.
He's a professional footballer. They all do it to an extent. I couldn't give a fuck tbh. He plays for us, has recently signed a new contract which ensures his best years are spent with us. A poor season by his standards doesn't warrant the shite you read on here directed at him.
 

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Yesterday disappointed in terms of you want to see him get a goal or the better of a full back. The underrated aspect of his work, was pulling Wan-Bissaka out of position. Leaving gaps that usually KBD or David Silva can exploit. Aguero had a smidgen of success first half. Another day, different players could be a different result.
 

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Out form unquestionably, but I feel Pep is not helping him by leaving him out there when he's clearly not performing to his best.
Use him as a sub for while, like the Madrid game, when he can come on for lat 15-20 and make an impact running at tired or booked defenders, he'll contribute that way and get his mojo back. For now use Mahrez, Jesus and Bernardo as the pool of wingers until Sane is ready
 

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Liverpool and the rags must be delighted every time they see Sterling in our starting eleven when facing them. Alexander -Arnold and Wan-Bissaka have had him in their pockets every single game, he's playing at Championship level some could argue even lower at present.
Sane can't come back quickly enough, but even he will take ages to get up to speed so we have a big problem on that left side.
He might not even be first choice for England at the Euros if he doesn't snap out of this huge slump as well.
 

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We're not creating the sort of chances he's used to scoring and without the goals, Sterling's general play has been poor. If we could get over 120m for him we'd be foolish to reject it and not reinvest it in a more skillful and creative winger.
 

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Liverpool and the rags must be delighted every time they see Sterling in our starting eleven when facing them. Alexander -Arnold and Wan-Bissaka have had him in their pockets every single game, he's playing at Championship level some could argue even lower at present.
Sane can't come back quickly enough, but even he will take ages to get up to speed so we have a big problem on that left side.
He might not even be first choice for England at the Euros if he doesn't snap out of this huge slump as well.

In his current form, I doubt that many teams are worried about him playing.
 

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His form has gone of a cliff, problem is when everyone else's form also nose dives we need to look at certain players to at least step it up - however for Raheem he fails to beat his man and is also losing possession
 
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