Steven Gerrard hopes Rangers fans understand his decision to join Aston Villa

Rangers v Aberdeen – Scottish Premiership – Ibrox Stadium
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Steven Gerrard has asked Rangers fans for their understanding following his decision to leave for Aston Villa.

The new Villa manager posted a personal message to Rangers supporters on social media declaring his ongoing love for the Ibrox club, after being confirmed in his new role two hours earlier.

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