Rival fans rub salt in Liverpool wounds: Best of the #Crystanbul trend

Steven Gerrard takes a question during a pregame press conference

Palace fans not only ones overjoyed by 3-3 draw with Liverpool as Manchester United, Arsenal, Manchester City & Chelsea fans also reacted on Twitter.

Liverpool were on the wrong end of a 3-0 comeback on Monday, May 5 as Crystal Palace tallied a trio of goals in the space of nine minutes, to take another point in what underlines their astonishing turnaround under Tony Pulis' watch this season.

Goals from Joe Allen, Daniel Sturridge and Luis Suarez, all within 55 minutes and without one response, seemed to suggest to the Reds that they could reduce the gap between their own goal difference and close Premier League title challenger Manchester City's, however, their pursuit of adventure proved to be their own undoing.

Damien Delaney and Dwight Gayle broke Liverpool supporters' hearts as the 'Spirit of Crystanbul' was invoked.

One of Liverpool's most historic victories, their come-from-behind 3-3 draw and subsequent penalty shoot-out edging over AC Milan in Turkey, has seen sports scribes point to the Spirit of Istanbul in following monumental matches - such as the repeat 3-3 tie and eventual spot kick win over West Ham United in the FA Cup final one year later, in 2006.

Last night, though, that spirit turned demonic, haunting Brendan Rodgers and his team as they chased a Premier League title.

Here is a collection of the best #Crystanbul posts, a hashtag that swiftly went viral overnight and continues to dominate Twitter trends…

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