Rooney's future at United has been in doubt with sources telling ESPN FC that manager Jose Mourinho is open to selling him.
Ozil has netted six goals for Arsenal already this term -- just two short of last campaign's total.
Has Jurgen Klopp made the correct decision to start Loris Karius in goal for Liverpool ahead of Simon Mignolet?
Sturridge scored twice as Liverpool beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 in the EFL Cup fourth round on Tuesday.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has dismissed concerns that Paul Pogba is struggling to find a role in his tactical system.
Karius, 23, left Mainz for Liverpool for around €6 million in the summer after making 91 Bundesliga appearances for the German club.