Liverpool fans drown out national anthem with boos and jeers as only one player sings

Liverpool players at Anfield ahead of their Premier League game against Brentford in May 2023.
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Liverpool fans drowned out the British national anthem at Anfield on Saturday ahead of their Premier League clash at home to Brentford.

There had been opposition from fans at the idea of playing God Save the King at Anfield on the day of King Charles' Coronation, but it was ultimately decided to go ahead with the idea.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.