GERRARD BACK IN TOP FLIGHT AS VILLA BOSS
Evening Standard|November 11, 2021
ENGLAND AND LIVERPOOL LEGEND QUITS RANGERS TO JOIN ON THREE-AND-A-HALF-YEAR DEAL WORTH £17.5M
Dan Kilpatrick

STEVEN GERRARD this morning made a sensational return to the Premier League after being named Aston Villa head coach.

The England and Liverpool legend is believed to have agreed a three-and-a-half-year deal and succeeds Dean Smith, who was sacked on Sunday after a run of five consecutive defeats.

Gerrard led Rangers to the Scottish title last season, ending Celtic’s nine years of dominance and finishing the league campaign undefeated.

The 41-year-old, who won 114 caps for England, spent time as a youth coach in Liverpool’s academy before his three and-a-half years at Rangers.

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