The top five tearful footballers in the wake of Steven Gerrard’s show of emotion.
5. Steven Gerrard
We kick off with the man himself, whose impassioned tears at the final whistle of Liverpool’s top of the table clash with Manchester city at the weekend embodied everything that is great about the man. Skippering his side to a crucial victory on the way to their first league title in 24 years, he knows how much it would mean to him in his advancing years.