Shaqiri says that he is fit and wants to face the challenges ahead of him.
After multiple injuries and lack of playing time there were speculations aboutShaqiri’s
Swiss star says that he is fit now and wants to fight for his spot in the team.
Shaqiri also admits that he has felt frustration during the injury struggles but he thinks that it is normal for professional players to feel frustrated at such times.
“I'm fit again and back. I'm feeling good, I'm ready to play,”
Shaqiri told the Reds’ official website
“I'm looking forward to the next games and the second half of the season to try to help the team for a lot of achievement. I'm looking forward.
“It's normal if you are injured or you cannot help the team that you are frustrated. You are at home looking at your team-mates on the TV and you want to be there too. But this is part of football, part of life.
“I worked hard to be back, so I'm really happy now with the team. I'm trying now to help my team if I play and try to win games, which is the most important thing for us at the moment. I'm trying to help with my ability.”
And about Liverpool’s ambitions for the title he said:
“I think this is the goal of Liverpool FC and it must play for big achievements, big trophies. This is also our goal this year.
“Obviously we want to be at the top but we need very, very good performances and we need us at the top to really achieve these things.
“We are good in the moment but we need to work hard. If we work hard and then when we are at the top of our level then it's very difficult to play against us.”