Steven George Gerrard MBE (born 30 May 1980) is an English professional football manager and former player who manages Scottish Premiership club Rangers.
He spent the majority of his playing career as a central midfielder for Liverpool, with most of that time spent as club captain, as well as captaining the England national team. Widely regarded as one of the greatest midfielders of all time,
Gerrard was awarded the UEFA Club Footballer of the Year award in 2005, and the Ballon d'Or Bronze Award. In 2009, Zinedine Zidane and Pelé said that they considered Gerrard to be the best footballer in the world.
Tottenham are back to square one in their hunt for a new manager after Brendan Rodgers and Julian Nagelsmann both decided against taking over from Jose Mourinho.
Numerous big-name coaches have been linked with the role, including Massimiliano Allegri and Maurizio Sarri. However, Spurs' perfect option is waiting under their noses, and it makes perfect sense on numerous fronts - Steven Gerrard.
Spurs are set for a huge summer this year, with Harry Kane's future still uncertain and the potential of no European football next season.
Tottenham have a solid squad of players, and earlier in the season looked to be contenders for the Premier League title. But after another year of disappointment in north London, Kane has been tipped to push forRead more on mirror.co.uk