Wednesday 23 May 2018

Xabi Alonso's post-game tweet shows his heart truly remains at Anfield Newsdesk Newsdesk

It was a comeback every bit as memorable as the Istanbul turnaround as Liverpool overcame a 3-1 deficit to beat Borussia Dortmund 4-3 and advance to the Europa League semi-finals.

Dejan Lovren's late header sent Anfield into raptures and even those no longer affiliated with the club were looking on with pride.

Xabi Alonso left Liverpool in 2009 but has often spoken about how much the club still means to him, and the Bayern Munich midfielder proved it tonight with this post-match tweet showing support for his former team.


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