Liverpool fans go wild on Twitter as Daniel Sturridge scores first-half brace on return from injury

Daniel Sturridge came back with a bang for Liverpool tonight, and our friends at Empire of the Kop have assembled some of the best Twitter reaction to his first-half brace against Southampton…

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It’s been easy to forget through his absence that Daniel Sturridge is one of the best strikers in Europe when he’s fit, and his clinical finishing against Southampton in the first-half of the League Cup tie at St. Mary’s tonight proves as much.

Despite going 1-0 down, Sturridge and co. fought back to take a 2-1 lead, with the fit again striker proving his undoubted ability with two strikes before half-time.

Liverpool fans, naturally, lost the plot.

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