English Premiership

Gerrard is new level professional

2015-01-02 12:07
Steven Gerrard (File)

Cape Town - Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers admits that Steven Gerrard takes professionalism to a new level.

According to the clubs official website, Rodgers reveals that Gerrard’s impact should never be understated.

"As a player he is immense and the influence he has on games should never be understated. At times he has carried this club on his back and in my time here he has always shown the ability that has rightly seen him be regarded as one of the world's best for well over a decade.

"As a leader and as a man, he is probably incomparable to anyone I have ever worked with.

"He takes professionalism to a new level and the dedication he has to his work is an example to everyone in the game.

"He is also someone who has always put the club and team ahead of himself and I think that will ultimately be his legacy.

"People better placed than me to judge have said Steven is Liverpool's greatest ever player; when you look at the company he is in, that is some statement.”

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