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Gerrard says best yet to come in landmark season

Published on Jan 9, 2013 6:13 AM
Liverpool's Steven Gerrard (centre), congratulates teammates including Luis Suarez (center right), after their 3-0 win over Sunderland in their English Premier League soccer match at Anfield Stadium, Liverpool, England, Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013. -- PHOTO : AP

LIVERPOOL, United Kingdom (AFP) - Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard believes he has yet to find his best form in a season already littered with statistical highlights for the star midfielder.

Gerrard has been on the field for every minute of Liverpool's 21 Premier League games so far his season, scoring four goals.

Three of those goals have come in the 32-year-old England captain's last five league appearances, a sign that he thinks his performances are coming up to scratch.

"I've had mixed experiences this season," Gerrard told Liverpool FC magazine. "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.

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