After labeling his first half of the season as “mixed,” Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has promised that his peak performance level is about to return.
In a wide-ranging chat with the official Liverpool FC magazine, the skipper also discussed the pressure involved with playing for the Reds and how the young players breaking through have invigorated senior stars.
“I’ve had mixed experiences this season,” he reflected. “I’ve passed some unbelievable landmarks for club and country, getting to the 600 games mark and winning my 100th cap for England.
“But with the slow start we made and being where we have in the league it’s been a bit mixed for me.
“There’s my form as well. I’ve played well in some games but I’ve been disappointed with myself in others, and I’m not happy with my goal tally at the moment.
“People’s opinions, perceptions and the way they judge you changes when you get a goal.
“I think my performances are getting closer to where I want them to be, so if I can ad