With Jamie Carragher announcing today that these next few months will be his final ones as a Liverpool player and professional footballer, the only focus for Liverpool fans local and around the globe was always going to be attempting to come to grips with the inevitable but inevitably surprising news. Today was only ever going to be about starting to come to grips with the official beginning of the end of a local legend's career.
There have been times when criticisms of his form or his approach or his fading legs may have been worthwhile topics of conversation, but that time is not today. Today is for remembering the workrate, the passion, and the dedication Carragher showed to Liverpool Football Club. Today is for remembering the Jamie Carragher the Kop sang of wanting an entire team of.
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