Daniel Sturridge has returned to the UK from Spain due to illness
Liverpool jetted to Spain on Wednesday for a warm-weather training camp in La Manga.
Daniel Sturridge was said to have felt unwell prior to the trip but travelled with the rest of the squad regardless.
However, the Liverpool Echo claim his illness has not improved and he has now flown home to the UK.
Daniel Sturridge has struggled to break into the Liverpool starting XI this season
The report says Sturridge was sent home by the club following an assessment by the medical staff.
But the Reds are hopeful he will be able to return to training next week.
Liverpool are in La Manga until Sunday, and trained as usual this morning.
Liverpool train in Spain
Thu, February 16, 2017
Liverpool stars have been taking part in their first training session on their warm weather training camp in Spain
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Liverpool have been training hard at the warm weather camp in Spain
Sturridge has been a peripheral figure for the Reds this season and has fallen down the pecking order, with Jurgen Klopp preferring Roberto Firmino up top.
The England international has started only five Premier League games all season and has been troubled by calf and hip injuries.
He had made 21 appearances in all competitions this term, scoring six goals and providing three assists.