Liverpool fans react to Steven Gerrard as new Aston Villa Head Coach

Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard has been announced as Dean Smith’s successor at Villa Park.

Steven Gerrard has been announced as the new Aston Villa head coach and Liverpool fans could not hide their excitement for an Anfield reunion.

The 41-year-old was announced on Thursday and has signed a three-and-a-half-year deal.

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Gerrard had a memorable spell in Scotland where he claimed a 55th league title for Rangers off the back of an unbeaten season.

Liverpool fans flooded social media with emotional and nostalgic reactions: