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Why did Steven Gerrard buy LA fans 500 bottles of beer?

Here is one sure-fire way to win over the fans.

Former Liverpool player and captain Steven Gerrard was officially introduced to the fans of his new club LA Galaxy on Saturday (July 4).

It turns out the 35-year-old was already busy before the meet-and-greet took place during half time of the 4-0 win over Toronto FC. 

He was busy treating fans to 500 bottles of beer before the match, the Mirror reported.

 

 

Steven Gerrard delivers a speech to LA Galaxy fans: "It feels ...

Watch Steven Gerrard's halftime speech to #LAGalaxy fans.

Posted by LA Galaxy on Saturday, July 4, 2015

 

While he has yet to wear the club's colours, Gerrard said in a message posted on the club's website and their Facebook page that he is excited to play for the team.

 

 

This 4th of July, the first round is on Stevie G: http://laglxy.com/1ChUsYa

Posted by LA Galaxy on Saturday, July 4, 2015

 

Since supporters are the team's lifeblood, he decided to show how much he appreciated the fans. So he bought beers for all three of LA Galaxy's fan clubs.

 

 

@stevengerrard For the win! Thanks! #StevieLAG #acb121 #angelcitybrigade #lagalaxy

A photo posted by ACB (@angelcitybrigade) on Jul 4, 2015 at 3:16pm PDT

 

Pure class, Stevie G.

Sources: Mirror, Facebook, Instagram

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