Sad news for Gerrard fans. Speculation had been rife that the English footballer is about to announce his retirement from sports, at age 40, with immediate effect.
UPDATE 23/09/2020 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Being a footballer isn't fun anymore
“As we get older, there are phases of life that we enter into, and being a footballer just isn't fun anymore,” he might have said, says a source who remained anonymous. Other reports hinted that he may branch out into other creative fields he is better at (and more interested in), though they didn't provide any details.
For a little while on Tuesday evening, #ThankYouSteven was a trending hashtag on Twitter. As many fans reminisce and look back on all the unforgettable memories, some may wonder what about now made him make the decision.
“Steven Gerrard was unlike any other footballer we’ve ever seen! #ThankYouSteven”
— @universalObserver, 22 Sep 2020
“I thought Steven Gerrard retired about 5 years ago?!?”
— @millythom, 22 Sep 2020
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