Liverpool player and legend Steven Gerrard has expressed his desire in the future to succeed Brendan Rodgers as Liverpool manager.
The England International insists that taking charge of Liverpool after his playing days are over is his dream.
Reported in The Metro the long serving Liverpool player said,
'The dream come true would be to manage Liverpool, when the Liverpool job becomes available,’
The midfielder who wears the No.8 shirt at Anfield went on to say,
‘There are world-class managers there ready already, but we’ll have to wait and see, it would be the icing on the cake.
‘When you get to a certain age… my age, you need to start thinking seriously about a life after football.’
The 33-year-old is preparing to take his coaching badges before the start of next season. This news will delight the Kop faithful who Gerrard has stayed loyal to for 15 years.
The Liverpool playmaker spoke about his future with the club after he retires from first team football,
‘I just signed a one-year extension, I need to start planning for the future. I am planning on doing my badges and qualifications over the next 12 months,’ he added.
At this moment in time Gerrard will be looking forward to the challenges that lay ahead for Liverpool in this season's Premier League. The Anfield club have had a fantastic start to this season with 3 wins which included a vital victory against Manchester United, and Gerrard will be relishing the season ahead.
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