The pair combined to help the MLS Cup holders thrash the San Jose Earthquakes 5-2 on Gerrard's league debut.
The French striker has suffered a knee injury that will see him miss the next few weeks.
Liverpool secured a 2-0 win in their friendly game against Adelaide United.
The defender is more than pleased with the signings of Dimitri Payet and Angelo Ogbonna in particular.
The defender has also vowed to be a competitive and decisive member of the Villa team.
The goalkeeper is starting to see things come together at Leeds United as the German tries to creating a confident squad.
Ex-West Ham United midfielder Sebastian Lletget combined with former Liverpool pair Steven Gerrard and Robbie Keane to help the MLS Cup holders thrash the San Jose Earthquakes 5-2.
The defender also explains that Mark Hughes' vision for Stoke City was what convinced him to sign.
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Rodwell has struggled to hold down a first-team place since his move to Sunderland.