While there was a game of football going on at Anfield yesterday, that was just a side note to Steven Gerrard’s final Liverpool game at Anfield. It was a chance for both the man himself and the Liverpool faithful to show their gratitude and say farewell. They may have lost to Crystal Palace but the game will always be remembered as the day Gerrard walked out at Anfield for the last time in his incredible 17 year long Liverpool career. Here are the highlights from an emotional day at Liverpool Football Club.
Before events at Anfield got going the media, fans and players showed their gratitude for Steven Gerrard and the memories he had created while adorning the famous red kit…
— Fernando Torres (@Torres) May 16, 2015
— Caroline Wozniacki (@CaroWozniacki) May 16, 2015
— AnfieldIndex (@AnfieldIndex) May 16, 2015
Guard of Honour & Fan Tifo
It was always guaranteed that it was going to be an incredibly emotional day and the fans and footballers at Anfield wanted to show their love for captain Steven Gerrard…
— Liverpool FC (@LFC) May 16, 2015
— TofⓂ️ (@iMacTof) May 16, 2015
— Sportskeeda Football (@SK_Football) May 16, 2015
Liverpool may well have lost to Crystal Palace but that didn’t stop the post-match scenes as Gerrard adressed the Anfield faithful one last time.