The video above should tell you exactly why.
The Liverpool winger has made a flying start to the season, as demonstrated by his highlights reel from the 2-2 draw with Manchester City. He was arguably the Reds’ best player in that match.
After not exactly getting off on the right foot with manager Brendan Rodgers, Sterling has forced his way into the starting line-up with some excellent displays so far this campaign.
Roy Hodgson clearly agrees and has drafted the 17-year-old into his England squad to face Ukraine tomorrow evening.
Southampton’s Adam Lallana and Spurs’ Jake Livermore are the other additions.