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5 Former EPL Players Who Are Currently Managing A Premier League Club.

Italian journalist, Fabrizo Romano confirmed a few hours ago that former Liverpool player and legend Steven Gerrard has signed a three years contract at Aston Villa as the new head coach of the club.

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Steven Gerrard signing that deal makes him one of five former premier league players who are currently managing a club in the premier league. Below here are the five former premier league players who are currently managing a club in the league.

1. Steven Gerrard


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Steven just signed a three-year contract at Aston Villa after they sack their former head coach Dean Smith.

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Steven Gerrard played in the premier league, and he was one of the best midfielders that grace the league. He had 504 Appearances for Liverpool in the premier league, scored 120 goals, and Assisted 92 goals in the premier league.

2. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

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The Norwegian International is the current head coach of Manchester United after his time as a player with the club.

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer managed a record of 235 appearances, 91 goals, and 37 assists for the Red Devils in the premier.

3. Patrick Vieira

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The French International played for Arsenal during his time in the premier league. He is the current manager of Crystal Palace.

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Patrick Vieira spent most of his time as a player with Arsenal but he also spent 2 seasons with Manchester City. He had 307 appearances and scored 31 goals with 34 assists in the premier league.

4. Graham Stephen Potter


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Graham Stephen Potter is the current head coach of Brighton & Hove Albion. As a player, he had 307 appearances as a left-back in the premier league.

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5. Mikel Arteta

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Mikel Arteta is the last former player who is currently coaching a premier league club on this list. He played with Arsenal and Everton as a player. He scored 41 goals, assisted 41 goals, and made 284 appearances for both clubs in the premier league.

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In other news, Chelsea's former player and head coach, Frank Lampard is rumored to be on his way to joining Norwich City after they sacked their former coach. Who do you think will be joining this list soon? Drop a comment below, don't forget to follow for more updates.

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