The 38-year-old will lead Rangers in his first competitive match in charge when the Scottish side host Macedonia's FK Shkupi in the first leg of their Europa League preliminary qualifying round tie later on Thursday.
Rangers suffered a famous defeat to Luxembourg's Progres Niederkorn at the same stage last year - their first return to European competition in six years.
Along with a potential deal for Cooper, Umar Sadiq and Lassana Coulibaly will join on loan this week when they receive worldwide clearance.
And Gerrard has revealed that there are still plans for further strengthening.
"There's no number on it", he told reporters. "We'll be there when we're there".
"Good players are on the same wavelength and good players gel pretty quick and that's what we've tried to into the transfer market for - for good players, for talents". They have done exactly what they said they would do when we spoke before I got the job. "We feel the squad has improved an very bad lot", he said. "We'll try and get them in".
Umar Sadiq is on the path to becoming a super star and Rangers Manager, Steven Gerrard is confident the player has the potential to succeed.
"I've nothing to say on Jake Cooper or any other player that belongs to another club". "I won't add to speculation at all".
Gerrard confirmed that defender Bruno Alves' contract at Rangers has been terminated by mutual consent as he prepares to join Italian club Parma.
Says Stoltenberg: "We have agreed that we're committed to the pledge increasing defence spending to 2 percent". Arriving at Nato, Ms Merkel sought to put her countries ties to the western alliance in historical context.
India has adopted recommendations strongly backing net neutrality that experts say could be the "strongest" in the world. The Centre on Wednesday accepted the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India's recommendations on net neutrality.
However, Iran exports might squeeze further if United States takes more aggressive stance on sanctions, they said . If Libyan production can get back to its high then this will take care of some of the spare capacity concerns.
Shares of Papa John's Pizza (PZZA) fell almost 6 percent after the report, and ended Wednesday trading down 4.8 percent. A spokeswoman for this marketing company, Laundry Service , told Insider that they have no comment on the Forbes story.
The around US$14 million is not an insignificant sum, but represents only a tiny portion of the Pentagon's US$700 billion budget. The U.S. now maintains about 28,500 troops in South Korea to deter North Korean aggression and also add to regional stability.
However, unlike England at the 1990 tournament, it was again third-time lucky thanks to Mario Mandzukic's 109th-minute goal . It is highly unlikely the first trophy in your career is going to be the World Cup .
Usually, it's contracted by eating raw shellfish, but it can also enter the body through an open wound or even a small scratch. VNF is referred to as a flesh-eating bacteria because the infection results in tissue damage and death.
They beat Germany 3-0 in the last eight but were then beaten by hosts and eventual winners France despite taking the lead. England don't have a Modric - few teams do - but they have to learn how to control games better against top-class teams.
For the Nintendo Switch , Epic games has also included motion controls which can be adjusted in the Settings menu. The height of the jump will depend on how well players are able to lean back and release at the same time.
The 39-year-old woman and her 56-year-old lover - who sources believe was her mechanic - were discovered just before 9 p.m. The sources allege Hargrave was paying for the work on her vehicle by having sex with the mechanic, according to WNBC.
At worldwide level, Sterling's qualities often seem to be appreciated more by the opposition than many of England's fans. Croatia , meanwhile, has played an extra game given the three 30-minute extra times they've participated in.
Widow of Nobel dissident Liu Xiaobo 'leaves China'
Officials at the German embassy in Beijing said they were unable to confirm the news when contacted by Reuters. Patrick Poon from Amnesty International said it was "really wonderful" that Liu was finally allowed to leave.
Tory rebels move to block Theresa May's Brexit plans
That was despite the likes of Mr Johnson and Mr Davis privately expressing their reservations about the prime minister's strategy. Conservative lawmaker Michael Fallon, an ally of May, dismissed Johnson's "Brexit dream" rallying cry.
Stormy Daniels arrested in OH , lawyer says
The law, The Community Defense Act, prohibits adult entertainment - defined as nude or topless dancing - between midnight and 6am. Calls to the Columbus Police Department's media information officers went to voicemail.