Steven Gerrard

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Born: 30 May 1982; Whiston, England
Position: Midfielder
Signed: 29 November 1997; Academy
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, August 9, 2015: Liverpool's Martin Skrtel applauds the supporters after the 1-0 victory over Stoke City during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Having now kept three clean sheets from their opening three games, Jack Lusby explores how Liverpool's defence have improved in 2015/16.

Former Liverpool FC captain Steven Gerrard has posted a good luck message ahead of the new season.

Former Liverpool players Steven Gerrard and Robbie Keane combined to score LA Galaxy's third in a 3-1 victory over Colorado Rapids in MLS on Saturday night.
SOFIA, BULGARIA - Wednesday, November 26, 2014: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard and Raheem Sterling after their 2-2 draw with PFC Ludogorets Razgrad during the UEFA Champions League Group B match at the Vasil Levski National Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

The departures of Steven Gerrard and Raheem Sterling have been used as an excuse for the poor attendances on Liverpool's pre-season tour of Malaysia.

We're not sure if this style of football highlights will ever catch on, but MLS have released a rather poignant, slow motion video of Steven Gerrard's first goal for LA Galaxy on Friday night.
Photo: LA Galaxy

Steven Gerrard enjoyed an entertaining game on his Major League Soccer debut, as LA Galaxy defeat California rivals San Jose Earthquakes 5-2.
SOFIA, BULGARIA - Wednesday, November 26, 2014: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard and Raheem Sterling after their 2-2 draw with PFC Ludogorets Razgrad during the UEFA Champions League Group B match at the Vasil Levski National Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Steven Gerrard has described the Raheem Sterling situation at Liverpool as "very disappointing".
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, May 16, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard waves goodbye to the supporters after his final game for the Reds at Anfield during the Premier League match against Crystal Palace. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Following on from his 1970-1990 feature, Jeff Goulding continues to discuss the hardest goodbyes Liverpool supporters have made in the past 25 years.

With James Milner taking up the famous No. 7 shirt at Liverpool, and arriving as Steven Gerrard departs, he has eyed success on joining the club.

Next up in our Liverpool Lifetime XI challenge series is This is Anfield feature writer and match reporter Henry Jackson, with a 21st century selection.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, March 1, 2015: Liverpool supporters' banners of Bill Shankly and Ronnie Moran in action against Manchester City during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda) [general pic]

On the unveiling of Steven Gerrard as an LA Galaxy player, Jeff Goulding looks back at the hardest goodbyes he made as a Liverpool fan between 1970 & 1990.

Introduced to LA Galaxy supporters at half-time in Saturday night's win over Toronto FC, former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard delivered a short speech.
LOS ANGELES, USA - Saturday, July 4, 2015: Former Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard is presented as an LA Galaxy player during the half-time interval of the MLS match between LA Galaxy and Toronto FC at the StubHub Center. (Pic by Robert Sorey/Propaganda)

Following his move from Liverpool to LA Galaxy this summer, former Reds captain Steven Gerrard was unveiled as a Galaxy player on Saturday night.

The latest challenger in our Liverpool Lifetime XI series is Simon Collings, who selects a 90s-dominated lineup including Rob Jones and Danny Murphy. Lifetime XI...
KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES, ENGLAND - Monday, January 5, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard in action against AFC Wimbledon during the FA Cup 3rd Round match at the Kingsmeadow Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard admits he turned down a "couple of nice opportunities" to move to a club in Europe before choosing LA this summer.

The latest in our Liverpool Lifetime XI challenge series is This is Anfield columnist Aaron Cutler, whose lineup is a feast of modern-era talent.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Wednesday, October 22, 2014: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard looks dejected as Real Madrid CF score the second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group B match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Steven Gerrard has pin-pointed his omission against Real Madrid in the Champions League as the moment he decided it was time to leave Liverpool.
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - Thursday, February 26, 2015: Liverpool's Emre Can scores his side's second penalty goal of the shoot-out against Besiktas JK during the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 2nd Leg match at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

The European U21 Championship kicked off on Wednesday night, with Emre Can impressing in midfield as Germany U21s _ Serbia U21s _.
HARVARD, USA - Friday, July 25, 2014: Liverpool's Emre Can, Kristoffer Peterson and captain Steven Gerrard during a preseason training session at the Harvard Stadium in Boston on day five of the club's USA Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Emre Can will take over from Steven Gerrard in Liverpool's midfield next season, according to Germany under-21 coach Horst Hrubesch.
SWANSEA, WALES - Monday, May 19, 2014: England's Danny Ings in action against Wales during the 2015 UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifying Group 1 match at the Liberty Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Departing Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is excited about the arrival of England Under-21 striker Danny Ings but urged fans to be patient with him. Ings...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, September 27, 2014: Liverpool's Adam Lallana in action against Everton during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Adam Lallana is delighted the club have kept faith with Brendan Rodgers and was surprised there was even any talk about the manager being forced out.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Wednesday, October 2, 2013: Manchester City's James Milner in action against Bayern Munich's Rafinha during the UEFA Champions League Group D match at the City of Manchester Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Speaking after Liverpool secured the free transfer signing of James Milner, Steven Gerrard predicted he would make a swift impact on Merseyside.
SOFIA, BULGARIA - Wednesday, November 26, 2014: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard and Raheem Sterling after their 2-2 draw with PFC Ludogorets Razgrad during the UEFA Champions League Group B match at the Vasil Levski National Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Departing Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has warned Raheem Sterling he risks stagnating as a squad player if he succeeds in forcing a move from Anfield.
CARDIFF, WALES - SATURDAY, MAY 13th, 2006: Liverpool's Steven Gerrard celebrates scoring the third goal against West Ham United during the FA Cup Final at the Millennium Stadium. (Pic by Jason Roberts/Propaganda)

There's been many tributes penned to Steven Gerrard this month, James Nalton writes his in recognition of the phenomenal Liverpool captain.
CARDIFF, WALES - SATURDAY, MAY 13th, 2006: Liverpool's Steven Gerrard scores the third goal against West Ham United during the FA Cup Final at the Millennium Stadium. (Pic by Jason Roberts/Propaganda)

Steven Gerrard's stoppage time equaliser for Liverpool against West Ham in the 2006 FA CUp final has won BBC Sport's greatest FA Cup final goals.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, May 16, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard waves goodbye to the supporters after his final game for the Reds at Anfield during the Premier League match against Crystal Palace. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Departing Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard's debut for new side Los Angeles Galaxy has been pencilled in for July 11.
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 24, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard blows a kiss to the supporters as he walks off after his final game for the club, a 6-1 defeat to Stoke City, during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Departing Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has pledged to return to the club because he feels he has a contribution to make in the future.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Sunday, December 14, 2014: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during the Premier League match against Manchester United at Old Trafford. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With Liverpool's 2014/15 season officially at a close, Jack Lusby identifies 10 things we learned from the Reds' latest campaign.
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 24, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard blows a kiss to the supporters as he walks off after his final game for the club, a 6-1 defeat to Stoke City, during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With no Steven Gerrard to drag the club through the hard times next season, Liverpool face a defining summer, writes Danny Gallagher. “With fighting spirit...
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 24, 2015: Stoke City's Jonathan Walters scores the third goal against Liverpool during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool were dismantled 6-1 by Stoke City on Sunday afternoon, but Steven Gerrard did at least score on his final appearance for the club....