Date: 16th November 2013 at 12:55am
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June 2015 is a crucial time for Liverpool Football Club as that is when a lot of of key players contracts come to an end, together with that of Brendan Rodgers. The Liverpool Echo took a look at the six players contracts which elapse at that time and we look at the effects of this to the club and team.

1) Steven Gerrard

Steven Gerrard

The first and probably the most important one is Steven Gerrard’s. Captain Fantastic’s current deal ends in June 2015 and I am sure FSG will offer him a new contract and this will probably be the last contract of his career. It will be very fitting to have Gerrard finish his playing career at the club it all began.

Gerrard still has a lot to offer in the current Liverpool side. He may not be the dynamic box-to-box midfielder we knew but that is to be expected as he ages, but you can still see the quality of passes and vision he possesses. He is having to master a new deeper role in the side and playing there could easily prolong his playing career for another three to four season. He is after all the club captain and his leadership is still highly needed in the squad.

Verdict: FSG should offer him a new contract to end his career at the club

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