Liverpool fans react on Twitter to Steven Gerrard return speculation

Steven Gerrard

Could Steven Gerrard be set for a return to Liverpool?

Liverpool fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to have their say on speculation that Steven Gerrard could return.

According to The Independent, Gerrard has held discussions with new Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp.

It has been reported by the British newspaper that the duo have spoken to each other several times on the telephone since last month.

“The manager is now convinced that Gerrard’s presence will help define the standards of professionalism he expects around Melwood, Liverpool’s training ground,” according to the report.

The Independent claims that at the moment the talk is about Gerrard training with Liverpool until January 15 when he is due to return to the USA to rejoin his club Los Angeles Galaxy.

The Major League Soccer outfit are not willing to sanction a loan deal, according to the report, and will demand a transfer fee if Liverpool want to sign Gerrard in a playing capacity.

The former England international midfielder left Liverpool at the end of the 2014-15 Premier League season.

Following the report about the 35-year-old’s prospective return, Liverpool fans took to Twitter to have their say.

Below are some of the best comments:

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