Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 8/3/13
Joe Allen and Jordan Henderson scored the goals which gave Liverpool a 2-0 victory against Olympiacos in Steven Gerrard's testimonial. With a sell-out Anfield gathered to honor their inspirational captain it was a duo who will have a greater part to play in the club's future - rather than the man who has created so much of its history - who made the impact. While the Greeks did not exactly come bearing gifts they acquiesced in ensuring Gerrard's big day ended on the right note. There were no Champions League heroics from the England midfielder like the last time Olympiacos visited Anfield on that famous night in December 2004 which ultimately culminated in a fifth European Cup. Gerrard has a proven record of producing when it matters and although this was a big occasion for the 33-year-old it was still only a friendly. And while the biggest cheers of the day were rightly reserved for the Liverpool skipper his first-half performance was overshadowed by that of Allen and Iago Asp...
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