Flying full-backs and Klopp-style pressing: What Aston Villa can expect from Gerrard

 The former Rangers boss has taken influence from managers he's worked under in the past, but will also lean on a close ally for tactical detail

There is something particularly enticing about Steven Gerrard becoming the new Aston Villa manager.

Beyond the pairing of a Premier League legend with an historic English club, this is a match with huge risks but with potential rewards on both sides.

Villa and Gerrard are each stepping into the unknown, gambling on one another’s promising position in their respective development.