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New Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard’s career in pictures

By November 11, 2021No Comments

Steven Gerrard has been appointed as Aston Villa’s new head coach.

Here, the PA news agency looks back at the former England and Liverpool midfielder’s career in pictures.

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Gerrard broke into Liverpool’s first team as an 18-year-old at the end of the 1998/99 season (Paul Barker/PA)

New Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard’s career in pictures PLZ Soccer
Liverpool beat Arsenal 2-1 in the 2001 FA Cup final at the Millennium Stadium as Gerrard won his first major trophy (Tom Hevezi/PA)

New Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard’s career in pictures PLZ Soccer
Gerrard’s first senior goal for England came in their 5-1 World Cup qualifying win against Germany in Munich in 2001. He would go on to win 114 caps (Owen Humphreys/PA)

New Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard’s career in pictures PLZ Soccer
Gerrard celebrates a stunning trademark strike against Olympiacos in 2004, which sealed Liverpool’s place in the Champions League knockout stage (Phil Noble/PA)

New Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard’s career in pictures PLZ Soccer
Liverpool and captain Gerrard went on to lift the Champions League trophy after their famous comeback win against AC Milan in Istanbul (Rebecca Naden/PA)

New Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard’s career in pictures PLZ Soccer
Gerrard was named PFA Player of the Year for 2005/06 (Mark Lees/PA)

New Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard’s career in pictures PLZ Soccer
This goal in Liverpool’s 2006 FA Cup final win against West Ham saw Gerrard become the only player to have scored in the FA Cup, League Cup, UEFA Cup and Champions League finals (David Davies/PA)

New Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard’s career in pictures PLZ Soccer
England’s ‘Golden Generation’ – David Beckham, left, Frank Lampard, centre, and Gerrard (Nick Potts/PA)

New Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard’s career in pictures PLZ Soccer
Rangers handed Gerrard his first manager’s job when appointing him on a four-year contract in 2018 (Jeff Holmes/PA)

New Aston Villa boss Steven Gerrard’s career in pictures PLZ Soccer
Rangers went unbeaten in the the league as Gerrard led them to their first Scottish Premiership title in 10 years last season (Andrew Milligan/PA)