Watch the CCTV footage of Steven Gerrard’s Southport pub brawl

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard appeared in Liverpool Crown Court today over his involvement in a brawl in the Lounge Inn, Southport on December 29, 2008.

The headlines have been made by the claims that Gerrard “totally lost it” and hit a man “with the style and speed of a boxer.” Gerrard denies affray and told police he hit Marcus McGee in self defence.

Judge for yourself with the CCTV footage of the brawl and an ITN news report into Gerrard’s day in court.