Steven Gerrard announced his retirement from football today at the age 36 and ended what was a great career for Liverpool and for England.
He was one player who could fulfill his dream of playing for his home town club and he spent 17 seasons at Anfield.
Steven made his debut for Liverpool in 1998 when he was 18 and he was a first team regular two years later.
Steven Gerrard playing against Newcastle and Mehdi Abeid
Gerrard made his international debut for England against Ukraine on 31 May 2000, one day after he had turned 20 and went on to play 114 times for England with 21 goals.
Newcastle legend Alan Shearer has today recognized the 36 year-old as one of the greats of the game.
— Alan Shearer (@alanshearer) November 24, 2016