Feyenoord earned their third Johan Cruijff Shield win in their history in Eindhoven on Saturday evening. Head coach Giovann...
Steven Gerrard in a Feyenoord shirt. It is one of the special images that remain after the Dirk Kuyt Testimonial. The Liverpool legend proudly pulled on the famous Feyenoord jersey in the second half of the match.
‘Feyenoord is a fantastic club with unbelievable fans,’ said the man who won 114 caps for England. ‘As a good friend of Dirk’s I know what today means to him. Today is about showing respect for Dirk. He is a fabulous man and a good player. It’s great to be part of such a special day.’
Gerrard has a lot of respect for what Kuyt has done in his career, including helping fire Feyenoord to the Eredivisie title last season. ‘It’s fantastic for him to win the title; it will stay with him for the rest of this life. It’s good news that he’s moving into coaching next season, because he has a lot to give back to football.’