Greg Docherty has said that he wants to impress Gerrard.
The player is currently on loan at Shrewsbury Town,
Rangers on loan player Greg Docherty has said that he wants to impress manager Steven Gerrard ahead of his return to the Ibrox. The player has also revealed that he has been in touch with the former Liverpool and England star recently and that Gerrard wants him to keep on improving.
Speaking to the media after their FA Cup clash against Wolves, in which Docherty notched up a goal for Shrewsbury Town, the player said, “I’ve spoken to him [Gerrard] and he wants me to keep on improving. He’s happy with how things are progressing and goals are a crucial thing in that.”
Docherty added, “Right now I’m purely focused on helping us. If I can contribute on a personal level then that’ll be great.”
Revealing more about his relationship with the Rangers gaffer, the on-loan player said, “He said ‘games are the most important thing’ and they are, for me at this stage of my career. I need to keep playing and racking up games, it’s the most I’ve ever played in a season.”