The best tweets as Liverpool ban England from using striker

After a disastrous World Cup campaign, its vital England do well in Euro 2016 in France. But first qualification is the first hurdle to jump, and despite winning by far their hardest game of the group, a 2-0 win away at Switzerland, there is still a long way to go, and potential banana skins along the way.

In order for qualifying for the competition being the main priority and to do as efficiently as possible, all of England’s best players must be available for selection. However, according to Liverpool gaffer Brendan Rodgers, striker Daniel Sturridge is staying firmly in Merseyside, saying he’s not playing his country even when he is eventually fit.

Here are the best tweets in reaction to Rodgers’ comments…