But he hasn’t always been a legend.
Like every other top player, there was a time when he was just a skinny boy playing on local parks.
And boy was he special back then too.
Footage has emerged of a 12-year-old Gerrard playing for Whiston Juniors in Liverpool and he’s incredible:
He’s then captured playing in Holland with his boys club team:
Liverpool fans better hope there’s another star like Gerrard playing on the fields of Merseyside now who can take over his mantle eventually.