Liverpool Turns Red for Double Cup-Winning Team Despite Defeat to Madrid

Tens of thousands of Liverpool fans lined the streets of the city on May 29 to welcome home their team after a double trophy-winning season.

The Reds won the FA and League Cups but took part in a parade a day after losing the Champions League final in Paris.

Video filmed by Kris Mesie shows huge crowds and thick red smoke as the parade moves through the city.

Real Madrid were crowned champions of Europe after defeating Liverpool 1-0 in a final that started 35 minutes late due to chaotic scenes outside the stadium. Credit: Kris Mesie via Storyful

Video transcript

[MUSIC PLAYING OVER LOUDSPEAKERS]

[CROWD SCREAMING]

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