German side Tweet after fans win FIFA award
Borussia Dortmund tweeted a classy response to their fans winning a shared award with Liverpool fans at the FIFA Awards Ceremony last night.
Dortmund and Liverpool won their award for the united ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’ sung at Anfield in April, before their dramatic Europa League quarter final second leg.
In a memorable game for both teams, Marco Reus put Dortmund 3-1 up with 25 minutes to go, grabbing a third away goal and meaning Liverpool needed to win the game to progress to the semi finals.
However, Liverpool managed to mount a famous comeback and Dejan Lovren scored in stoppage time to win the game and send Liverpool through
The game took place in the same week as the anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster, which is always a sensitive time at Anfield, making the pre-match anthem mean even more, you can check it out below:
Such a moment rightly received the reward, but this Tweet below from Borussia Dortmund really showed why they’re such a classy club,
— Borussia Dortmund (@BVB) January 9, 2017
Well played, BVB, a truly fantastic touch.
By Ben Kelly – @benkelly_10