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Elliott has burst onto the season for Liverpool this season (Picture: Getty Images)

Liverpool starlet Harvey Elliott has revealed he wants to ‘win everything’ at the club and go down as an Anfield icon like Steven Gerrard.

Since joining from Fulham last summer, the 17-year-old has shown flashes of brilliance in his debut season on Merseyside, already making seven first-team appearances.

Elliott’s role in the Reds’ Carabao Cup victory over MK Dons in September made him the youngest ever player to start a competitive game for the Reds.

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When asked what he wants to achieve during his Liverpool career, he told the club’s official website: ‘To win everything with this club. I strive to be like Steven Gerrard, to be as big of a legend here as him.

‘I want to win the Premier League and the Champions League with this amazing club.

‘For me, that’s what I strive towards and I want to help the club in every way possible to accomplish these things.’

Jurgen Klopp has shown his faith in Elliott this season (Picture: Getty Images)

The teenager operates primarily as an attacking midfielder, but says adding goals to his game could help accelerate his progress.

Elliott added: ‘I think if I added [more goals] to my game, it would take me on further. I have a thought in my head to be a team player; I’d rather set my friend in and he has a clear shot on goal than me take a shot on and it gets deflected or the defender comes and tackles me.

‘Sometimes in situations I need to be more selfish, but at the same time I have a thought of my friends around me and whether they have an easier position to score or a better chance.’

While Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp comes across as a joker in press conferences, Elliott admits he also has a serious side to him.

He continued: ‘I just think he is any player’s dream to play under, to be honest, I think many people can say that, just because of who he is.

‘Off the pitch, he can have a joke, he can dish the jokes out, but when it’s serious and we need to focus he brings the best out of everyone.’

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