Gerrard scored twice as his side won 3-2 at AFC Wimbledon in the FA Cup third round.
The story was always going to be about Steven Gerrard this evening as he played his first game for Liverpool since announcing his decision to leave the club at the end of the season – and the former England man was the best player on the pitch as the Reds beat AFC Wimbledon, with Gerrard scoring twice – including from a sublime free kick.
These were the best reactions on Twitter:
If Gerrard was one of the new signings at 24 we’d be raving about him, but we judge him at 34 against himself at his peak.
— Jamie Carragher (@Carra23) January 5, 2015