One other ‘Hendo Shuffle’, James Milner’s tears on the staff bus… and all hail Virgil van Dijk! Inside Liverpool’s raucous FA Cup celebrations after sudden-death penalty shootout win over Chelsea
- Liverpool beat Tuchel’s aspect on penalties to elevate the FA Cup at Wembley stadium
- It was Kostas Tsimakos who scored the thirteenth penalty of the day to win the sport
- Chelsea’s Mason Mount didn’t convert from the penalty spot to maintain them in it
- Liverpool’s gamers and workers celebrated within the altering rooms and on the bus
- Jordan Henderson carried out his iconic shuffle whereas his team-mates sang alongside
- Whereas James Milner shared a hilarious video on the staff with Andy Robertson
- Sportsmail have rounded up Liverpool’s celebrations from Saturday night time
Liverpool accomplished a clear sweep of the home cups after Kostas Tsimikas struck the decisive spot-kick to get their palms on the FA Cup following a goalless 90 minutes and additional time.
Not solely did their conquer Chelsea earn Klopp some further silverware, it saved Liverpool’s hopes of profitable the historic quadruple alive. Because of this, Liverpool’s gamers and workers ran off to rejoice with their followers following Tsimikas’s effort.
Liverpool beat Chelsea at Wembley on penalties to win the FA Cup on Saturday afternoon
It was Kostas Tsimakos who tucked the thirteenth penalty of the day into the underside proper nook
In the meantime, Chelsea’s Mason Mount didn’t convert from the penalty spot to maintain them in it
The Liverpool squad danced across the stadium amid a fog of pink flares. They even sprayed champagne and sang to their followers as they obtained the trophy contained in the stadium.
Luis Diaz – who was chosen because the FA Cup last’s Man of the Match – was seen posing with the lid of the trophy on his head as he held onto his particular person accolade following the awards ceremony.
The celebrations didn’t cease there. The Liverpool cohort took to social media to indicate their followers how the squad and workers had been celebrating the win within the altering rooms.
Luis Diaz – who was chosen because the FA Cup last’s Man of the Match – was seen posing with the lid of the trophy on his head after the awards ceremony
Jordan Henderson – who had an excellent throughout the recreation regardless of having to play extra centrally due to Fabinho’s harm – was seen main the celebrations within the dressing room.
Nonetheless wearing his match equipment, with a pair of sliders on his ft, the Liverpool captain shuffled his manner into the altering room whereas holding the trophy. His team-mates had been heard singing alongside to Freed From Need within the background.
The captain then bent down to put the trophy on the Liverpool crest in the course of the room. A choice which proved to be highly regarded as everybody was later seen dancing across the cup.
Mo Salah took to his Instagram story to share an perception into the gamers all dancing and singing in the course of the altering room. His team-mates seemed equally as excited as him about their triumph.
The squad had been additionally seen celebrating their FA Cup win with Egyptian footballer Moamen Zakaria (center), who was recognized with ALS in 2020
The squad had been additionally seen celebrating their FA Cup win with Egyptian footballer Moamen Zakaria, who was recognized with ALS in 2020. He was filmed holding the trophy whereas in a wheelchair because the squad sang and chanted round him.
The gamers additionally put their voices to good use to serenade Virgil van Dijk by singing a re-work of The Pogues’ traditional ‘Soiled Outdated City’ that the Liverpool followers got here up with for the defender.
The Dutch worldwide clearly loved the love he was getting from his team-mates as he raised his arms within the air and sang alongside whereas dancing with a topless James Milner.
Others took a extra refined strategy to their celebrations and easily shared images on their social media accounts of themselves holding the trophy alongside their friends.
Alisson – who saved Mason Mount’s penalty to offer Tsimikas the chance to win the sport – shared a photograph of himself biting his medal within the altering room earlier than posting one in every of him holding the trophy within the air.
The celebrations did not cease within the altering room both. The gamers carried on marking the event on the staff bus after the sport. James Milner took to Instagram to share a put up along with his followers.
Milner shared a photograph of himself holding the trophy and smiling along with his medal round his neck. He additionally shared a video which was taken on Andy Robertson’s telephone utilizing a hilarious TikTok filter.
The unhappy face filter has been taking TikTok by storm over the past week with loads of movies going viral. The filter is designed to make an individual seem like they’re crying with out them understanding.
Robertson determined to strive the filter out on Milner and was heard saying: ‘What you upset for? Has it been that a lot?’. Milner immediately realised what was happening and performed alongside.
Milner then shared the video to his personal web page and captioned it: One was on my telephone and one was on Robbos any guesses to which. What a staff. Thanks for the unbelievable assist’.