Steven Gerrard confirms he is to train with Liverpool next week & is excited to work with Jurgen Klopp (Video)

Liverpool legend turned BT Sport pundit Steven Gerrard has confirmed that he is set to return to Anfield next week to train with his old club, and the former Reds captain has admitted he is excited at the prospect of working with Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp.

The 35-year-old LA Galaxy midfielder is training with his old side during the MLS off season in a bid to stay in shape before the resumption of the next campaign stateside in 2016.

Many fans on Mersyside had hoped that Gerrard would be returning to the club on a temporary playing contract, but any notion of that happening seems to have been dismissed for a number of reasons.

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