Friday 23 June 2017

Steven Gerrard took a Twitter hiding after today's FA Cup defeat

Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard reacts after losing the FA Cup semi-final between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Wembley stadium in London on April 19, 2015.
Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard reacts after losing the FA Cup semi-final between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Wembley stadium in London on April 19, 2015.
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

It was billed as a fairytale ending for Steven Gerrard. Aston Villa was merely a formality and the real test was Arsenal in the final. That Wembley date was to be the Kop legend's final game in the Red of Liverpool and falls on the day of his birthday.

But no-one told Aston Villa and they ripped up the script to ruin Gerrard's dream and sent the Twitter machine into overdrive. Gerrard is not on Twitter and he would be best advised not to join now.

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