It is the great debate that was kicked off by Jamie Carragher in his newspaper column and that has now spilled over to the point that the whole nation is talking about.

Yep, that's right, it's time to answer the question - who is better; Paul Scholes, Frank Lampard or Steven Gerrard?

Carragher chewed the fat with Gary Neville following Liverpool's 2-2 draw with Swansea last night, now social media sites are buzzing with people claiming one is better than the other.

The Manchester United fans point to the greats that have backed Scholes; Chelsea fans use Lampard's goal tally as evidence, while Liverpool fans say Gerrard's habit of coming good on the big stage makes him the best.

It would seem there is only one fair way to separate the trio - by removing bias and using statistics.

Click through to find out the correct answer once and for all....

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