Jonas Gutierrez thanks Liverpool fans for their classy gesture last night
Published 14/04/2015 | 12:24
Jonas Gutierrez was left humbled as he received a hero's welcome when he came on at Anfield last night.
The Argentine made an emotional return to the Newcastle team in February following a battle with cancer and he was given a spine-tingling reception when he came on in Newcastle's 2-0 defeat at Anfield against Newcastle last night.
After the match, Gutierrez took to Twitter to show his appreciation.
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"Thanks Newcastle fans and Liverpool fans for The ovation at Anfield. Gracias fans de newcastle y liverpool por la ovación en Anfield," he said.
Here is the social media reaction to the moment Gutierrez mentered the play last night.