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Liverpool confirm Steven Gerrard as new U18s boss ahead of 2017-18

Steven Gerrard will return to Liverpool as U18s boss

Liverpool have confirmed that Steven Gerrard will be appointed as U18s manager ahead of next season. Sky sources reported last month that the 36-year-old will begin his managerial career at his former club. Gerrard returned to Anfield as an academy coach in January following his retirement from playing in 2016 and he will replace Neil Critchley, who is to step ...

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Steven Gerrard retires: Liverpool legend calls it quits at the age of 36 after leaving LA Galaxy


Steven Gerrard has announced his retirement from professional football. The former Liverpool and England captain left the Los Angeles Galaxy earlier this month and has now made the decision to hang up his boots, at the age of 36. Gerrard said in a statement: “Following recent media speculation surrounding my future I can confirm my retirement from playing professional football. ...

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I tried to sign Willian and Toni Kroos for Liverpool, reveals Steven Gerrard


Steven Gerrard has lifted the lid on his ‘unofficial role’ as Liverpool’s transfer negotiator. In his autobiography, being serialised in The Daily Mail, the former Reds captain claims he was regularly asked by Brendan Rodgers to try and persuade great players to move to Merseyside. Gerrard recalled that two of the ‘long-shot targets’ he contacted were Willian and Toni Kroos, ...

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Gerrard: I’m not as good looking or influential as Beckham


Steven Gerrard has warned LA Galaxy fans not to compare him to David Beckham, insisting that he will not match his former England team-mate in terms of looks or influence on MLS. Beckham joined Galaxy from Real Madrid in 2007 and spent five years in Los Angeles, winning the Western Conference regular season and play-offs three times as well as ...

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Raheem Sterling: Steven Gerrard ‘disappointed’ with Liverpool man


Former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is disappointed with Raheem Sterling and says the Reds forward is at the “different end of the scale” to “professional” Jordan Henderson. Sterling has missed training through illness and does not want to go on the club’s pre-season tour after a £40m bid from Manchester City was rejected. Henderson is set to be named captain. ...

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Steven Gerrard Q&A with Rio Ferdinand… Premier League legend on kissing the camera at Manchester United, snubbing Jose Mourinho and blowing the title

Steven Gerrard talks to former England team-mate Rio Ferdinand ahead of his move to Los Angeles
(Image credit: BT Sport)

Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard has bid farewell to the Premier League ahead of finishing his playing career with MLS side LA Galaxy. Before heading to the United States, he sat down for an exclusive interview with former England team-mate – and Manchester United rival – Rio Ferdinand on BT Sport. RIO FERDINAND: There’s a quote that I’ve seen from you ...

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Chelsea 1-1 Liverpool: Reds’ pursuit of Champions League football all but over

Gerrard and Fabregas

Liverpool’s slender Champions League credentials took a huge blow after a 1-1 draw against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. Chelsea captain John Terry became the Premier League’s highest scoring defender to put Jose Mourinho’s side ahead before Steven Gerrard levelled the score with an unmarked header just before the break. The result, coupled with Manchester United’s 2-1 win over ...

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Steven Gerrard & Chelsea: Football’s most complicated relationship?


Forget the good, the bad and the ugly, this has been the ecstasy, the agony and the ignominy. Steven Gerrard’s relationship with Chelsea is long, complicated and often unhappy. They are the enemies who could have been allies, the opposites who could have formed a compelling combination. The Gerrard farewell tour reaches Stamford Bridge on Sunday, a rival stronghold that ...

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‘I’ve let my Liverpool team-mates, manager and supporters down’ – Gerrard apologises for shock red card

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard

Steven Gerrard has apologised for his dramatic red card during Liverpool’s heated 2-1 defeat to rivals Manchester United, saying he had let his “team-mates, manager and supporters down”. The Reds captain surprisingly began the game on the bench but was called into action at half-time to inject some steel into his side’s struggling midfield. However, the former England international lasted ...

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Liverpool boss Rodgers eyes final send-off

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers said the FA Cup final would be a “wonderful send-off” for Steven Gerrard after his side beat AFC Wimbledon 2-1 to reach the fourth round. The captain scored twice in his first game since announcing he wouldmove to Major League Soccer in the summer. If Liverpool reach the final, which is on Gerrard’s 35th birthday on 30 May, it ...

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