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Dalglish happy to have Gerrard back

Liverpool manager looks forward to welcoming his inspirational captain back after injury

Steven Gerrard has been out of the team recently because of injury

Liverpool's manager Kenny Dalglish is looking forward to having captain Steven Gerrard back in the team.

Gerrard has been unable to play for Liverpool recently after recovering from an operation.

He may be able to return to the team when they play against Manchester United on Saturday.

Dalglish said both Gerrard and Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher are valuable players at the club and they would like to keep them for as long as possible.

Key Points

  • Gerrard has been out of team after having an operation
  • Skipper hoping to return against Manchester United
  • Dalglish hopes Gerrard will be at club for long time