We rank the top five players who hold too much power at their respective clubs…
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Here are five players we think hold too much power at their respective clubs:
5) Steven Gerrard (Liverpool)
While the amount of influence Gerrard holds at Liverpool was not necessarily a bad thing while he remained at the club, his impending absence is going to leave a huge hole in the club’s structure, both on and off the pitch. Stories regularly emerged of Gerrard being sent to convince players, such as Luis Suarez and Fernando Torres, to delay leaving Anfield, while he helped nurture a number of the youngster squad players. Liverpool have grown too heavily reliant on him, and will struggle to cope with his loss in the summer.