When Jurgen Klopp announced Steven Gerrard would one day manage Liverpool, he inadvertently raised the prospect of a bleak Anfield future. Not, it should be stated in the most emphatic terms, because Gerrard’s appointment would not be enthusiastically and willingly received when the time is right. It is the idea of Klopp no longer managing Liverpool that is unappealing to anyone emotionally and professionally invested in the club – including Gerrard.
The latest transfer news surrounds Luis Suarez to Aston Villa and Diego Carlos to Newcastle as some big names may be switching La Liga for the Premier League.
What he achieved north of the border was tremendous, as he guided Rangers to the Premiership title last term, doing so in unbeaten fashion. That was the biggest boon attached to his CV upon arriving...