The Scot officially takes over from the retired Sir Alex Ferguson on Monday, tasked with continuing the club's winning tradition and retaining the Premier League trophy.
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"They have replaced a world-class manager with another who has done a fantastic job at Everton, so I think David will continue to do a good job there," Gerrard told Sky Sports News.
"It is new for Manchester United. From a biased point of view, let's hope they have a wobble, but I think they have too many good players to fall out of the title race.
"They have world-class players and I expect them to fight for the league again."