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Hannover captain identified as Gerrard replacement
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is keeping tabs on Hannover midfielder Lars Stindl, who he believes could be the eventual successor to current captain Steven Gerrard.
Reports on talkSPORT claim that the 26-year-old, who recently returned from injury, has been in impressive form so far this season – scoring three goals and making two assists in the last seven games.
He has recently been moved to a slightly more advanced midfield role, allowing him to have a bigger influence in games and control their tempo.