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Steven Gerrard spoke recently on Sky Sports' Goals on Sunday programme about Luis Suarez and how Liverpool needed Champions League football to keep him at the club—and attract further talents.
As per Goal.com, Gerrard acknowledged there was no reason to think the forward would be off any time soon—but that, as one of the game's top players, he "deserved" Champions League football.
Only he [Suarez] knows what his ambitions and dreams are but he's gone on record recently saying he's really happy and comfortable here.
Hopefully we can put a fight on from now until the end of the season to finish fourth and we make the decision for him but Luis Suarez deserves to be in the Champions League, I think everyone has to admit that.
Rodgers has made Suarez key to his rebuilding plans and the form of the forward, and that of the team over the past two months, shows that the club are headed the right way—but they must arrive to their first objective of a top four place quickly.
Suarez will, or should, give Liverpool another season.
By the end of 2013-14 campaign he will be 27 years of age, right in the prime of his career, and it will be completely understandable that at that point, if Liverpool still aren't competing in the Champions League and aiming for major prizes, that he might want to try his luck elsewhere.
It might also be the case that certain others are looking for new clubs, either from the playing or coaching staff.
But for now the Reds are headed in the right direction, are only a couple of wins off a top four place in the Premier League—and if they recruit cleverly in the next transfer window, have a great chance of ending next season, if not this, in a Champions League place.
That might be enough to convince Suarez to stay beyond 2014—but there is no reason to think he will be on his way in the next six or seven months.