Liverpool tunnel cam footage shows why Gabriel Jesus waited around for Roberto Firmino

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Liverpool tunnel cam footage shows why Gabriel Jesus waited around for Roberto Firmino

Footage from inside the Anfield tunnel has spotted a sweet moment between Liverpool star Roberto Firmino and Arsenal talisman Gabriel Jesus after Sunday’s thrilling draw

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Liverpool’s tunnel camera footage has picked up a heartwarming exchange of shirts between Reds forward Roberto Firmino and Arsenal star gabriel jesus at the end of Sunday’s clash.

The two Brazilians met as their respective club sides played out a thrilling 2-2 draw that could have a huge impact at the top of the table. Brazil had a considerable impact on the game itself, with three Selecao internationals getting on the scoresheet.

Gabriel Martinelli opened the scoring for the Gunners after his persistence was rewarded when Virgil van Dyke’s attempt at a clearance fell perfectly at his feet before he prodded home past the onrushing presence of another Brazilian in Reds goalkeeper Alisson.

Before the hour mark Jesus made it two, with the former Manchester City man heading home after Martinelli’s inviting cross. The Arsenal fans were surely starting to dream of the title, but Mohamed Salah’s goal started the Liverpool fightback before Firmino was on hand to head in the host’s equaliser late on.

His goal marked the 11th time he has scored against Arsenal in his Liverpool career. There were clearly no hard feelings between two of the goalscorers come full-time, however, as Jesus and Firmino were spotted chatting almost immediately after the full-time whistle.

The pair were filmed arm-in-arm chatting as other players shook hands at the end of an enthralling encounter before they eventually found each other again in the Anfield tunnel.

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Roberto Firmino headed home Liverpool’s equaliser before swapping shirts with Gabriel Jesus(Getty Images)

It has since emerged that the duo engaged in a shirt swap, as seen in sweet footage that also shows another Brazilian in Martinelli stop for a quick chat with the veteran Liverpool forward.

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