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Liverpool Manager Rodgers Wants Gerrard Contract Extension

Gerrard looks likely to stay at Anfield.

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is keen to tie up a new contract for captain Steven Gerrard, report the Mail, after it emerged that the midfielder is willing to depart Anfield at the end of the season if the Reds do not secure a new deal with their long-serving leader.

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Gerrard has spent his entire career at Anfield and was a key part of the Liverpool side that came so close to winning the title last season and has also been key for the side this time around, despite criticism from some quarters as opposition teams have desperately sought to limit his influence on matches.

Rodgers remains a huge fan of his captain however and will hope to secure a new contract in the coming weeks, a deal that is likely to ensure that Gerrard ends his career at the Merseyside club.

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