Dirty Tackle

  • Steven Gerrard's dejection stance through the years

    Brooks Peck at Dirty Tackle2 days ago

    Disappointment afflicts everyone at certain points of their life, but in recent years it seems to have developed an infatuation with Steven Gerrard.

    Man City's 3-1 win over Liverpool prompted Gerrard to assume a now familiar position: hands on his hips with all his weight on one foot as waves of sadness roll off his body, drowning all who gaze upon him in empathy (or perverse enjoyment, if that's what you're into). This is the Liverpool captain's default "patiently waiting for the world to disintegrate" stance and he has employed it time and time again throughout his brilliant career.

    After England's 2-1 loss to Uruguay at the World Cup.

    After Liverpool squandered a 3-0 lead over Crystal Palace in the final 10 minutes of a title deciding match last season.

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