Gerrard played under Benitez for six years at Liverpool.
Naomi Osaka's bid to win a third Australian Open crown was ended by 20-year-old American Amanda Anisimova in a three-set thriller.
Diogo Jota’s brace sealed a 2-0 win for the Reds, who will face Chelsea in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley on February 27.
Novak Djokovic has been “suffering” since his deportation from Australia last weekend, according to his coach Marian Vajda, but he insisted the world number one will bounce back. Vajda has been…