Benitez hails Gerrard in wake of marriage gossip

April 28, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Liverpool Rafael Benitez has saluted his captain Steven Gerrard's form in the wake of rumours about his private life.

Gerrard scored twice against Burnley on Sunday after a week in which allegations surfaced that his marriage to Alex Curran was in trouble. In an interview with OK! magazine she denied there were any problems and Benitez has praised his captain for his professional attitude on the pitch.

Curran said on Tuesday: "There have been loads of rumours going around Liverpool ...

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