Carragher & Gerrard play last ever game together - originally posted on Soccerlens.comAs news emerged last night that Steven Gerrard would miss Liverpool’s two remaining Premier League games this season with a shoulder injury, the realisation struck that Gerrard and Jamie Carragher had shared the pitch together for the final time in their illustrious careers.
Sunday’s Merseyside derby was one of the most forgettable for many years in terms of quality, but it will now always signal the day an era ended at Anfield.
Carragher has confirmed that he will retire as a player at the end of the current campaign, joining Sky Sports as a pundit alongside Gary Neville, Jamie Redknapp and Graeme Souness, among others. His pure love for the game and opinionated views will ensure great entertainment on the telly next season.
His final game will be at Anfield against QPR on May 19th, in what is sure to be an emotional occasion for all involved. The 35-year-old has been an absolute colossus for...