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“It’s been an honour” – Teammates, legends & staff pay tribute to Steven Gerrard

Following Steven Gerrard’s retirement from football, some illustrious names in the game have paid tribute to the Liverpool legend.

Gerrard confirmed on Thursday afternoon that he was ending a glittering playing career that spanned three decades.

The 36-year-old will go down as one of the best players of his generation, with his influence on Liverpool in the 2000s unrivalled.

His performances in Istanbul and Cardiff will forever be the stuff of legend, as well as endless other inspirational displays in a Reds shirt.

There has been a huge amount of praise for Gerrard following news of his retirement, with some big names taking the time to sing his praises.

Here’s a look at some of the former teammates, legends and staff who have been paying tribute to the legendary midfielder.

Thank you very much for everything mate!! As a player and as teammate… All the best for whatever is coming!! #Legend

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Liverpool's Steven Gerrard celebrates scoring his sides second goal of the game with Fernando Torres

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, May 16, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard in action against Crystal Palace during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

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