The Liverpool and England winger took to the Brazilian beach on Monday to practice his skills ahead of Thursday's vital Group D clash with Uruguay. See the picture belowRaheem Sterling enjoyed a stunning season at Liverpool, resulting in a call-up to the England squad for this summer's World Cup, and is determined to enjoy himself in Brazil.
The winger, who was deployed behind the striker during Three Lions' 2-1 defeat to Italy in their opening Group D match, faced the assembled media on Monday and later took to the beach to brush up on his keepy-uppy skills.
With a crucial game against Uruguay looming, Sterling will hope that practice has made perfect come Thursday evening.
Bit keepy uppy on the beach today after my press conference pic.twitter.com/WEXK3waN15— Raheem Sterling (@sterling31) June 18, 2014