Raheem Shaquille Sterling is an English footballer who plays for Premier League club Liverpool mainly as a winger. He started his youth career at Queens Park Rangers before signing for Liverpool in 2010. He made his first appearance for the first team in a pre-season friendly against Borussia Mönchengladbach in Germany on 1 August 2010. Sterling scored his first goal for Liverpool's youth team in a friendly against Hibernian in a 2–2 draw. On 15 December, Sterling scored his first FA Youth Cup goal for Liverpool's youth team in a 4–0 win over Notts County. On 14 February 2011, Sterling scored five goals for Liverpool's youth team in a 9–0 win over Southend United in the FA Youth Cup. In August 2012, he made his European cup competition debut for the club in a UEFA Europa League qualifying match against Gomel. Sterling was selected to play for England for the 2011 U-17 World Cup. He scored a long-range goal in England's opening 2–0 win against Rwanda.