Liverpool Surprise Lifelong Fan With Melwood Tour Hosted By Virgil Van Dijk
By Mike Parrott
Liverpool Football Club pulled out all the stops for lifelong fan, David Lyons, by giving him a tour of Melwood, meeting Virgil Van Dijk and Jurgen Klopp.
The current leaders in the Premier League are enjoying their time on the pitch this Season. However, they were able to bring some more enjoyment to fans off the pitch, specifically, David from Liverpool.
.@VirgilvDijk surprises a lifelong Red, who has had some challenges in his life. A day David will never, ever forget :heart:
Dear Liverpool FC, presented by @NIVEAMENUK... pic.twitter.com/lqtgK39kek
- Liverpool FC (@LFC) November 26, 2019
David was picked up by his Brother and Virgil Van Dijk, startling the fan. The trio were driven to Melwood Training Ground to meet the rest of the Liverpool team.
With the lifelong fan getting to meet Mohamed Salah, Jordan Henderson, Fabinho, Alisson Becker, and the Manager, Jurgen Klopp
Thank you for the most unforgettable day of my life. So happy you could do that for my brother David. Something he will never forget. #thismeansmore :heart:
- Ian Lyons (@ilyons12) November 26, 2019
Liverpool then gave the fan full expenses and tickets for every Away Game this Season, as well as VIP tickets to Liverpool's Christmas game.
The Liverpool fans on social media were quick to praise the club for the lovely presents they've given to David.
This made shed a tear. Its not PR it's love, its Liverpool, we're a family not football club. Whatever color, race or religion we a one.
- Let's talk about 6 Baby (@Love_KLopp) November 26, 2019
Absolutely brilliant! Love the way David says, he can't go - because he's in work! Well deserved :ok_hand:
- Carl Clemente (@clemente_carl) November 26, 2019