Well, we all saw it coming, but Steven Gerrard’s decision to retire from England duty has still got us all talking.
Despite his performances in Brazil, there’s still no doubting his quality and the illustrious international career he’s had since his Three Lions debut in 2000.
So here’s a look at some of the best tweets following Gerrard’s official announcement. Some thanking Gerrard for his services, others not so much…
— Ollie.C (@OllieC6) July 21, 2014
I respect a player like him like Terry and many others before who gave it their all & grafted, is he the last of the passionate? #Gerrard
— Jacob J Kimberley (@JakeJK93) July 21, 2014
— Raunak Kapoor (@RaunakRK) July 21, 2014
— Tom Love (@tom_love1995) July 21, 2014
Almost didn't see the news about Gerrard retiring. Almost slipped through my TL. #gerrard
— Omar Saleem-Khan (@omar18_86khan) July 21, 2014
— Steve Tyke (@Steve_Tyke) July 21, 2014
— Nitish Khanal (@khanal_nitish) July 21, 2014
— Craig McElroy (@craigjmcelroy) July 21, 2014