Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard's announced his playing career is over.
Body found in River Mersey
A man in his 50s found near Wallasey
Merseyside Police have told Heart that a body was spotted in the River Mersey from Riverview Road in Wallasey at just after 10am.
Lifeboat crews recovered the body of a man in his 50s with police now carrying out formal identification.
A statement Merseyside Police say: "The death is being treated as unexplained and a post mortem will be carried out to ascertain the cause of death."
Family and friends pay tribute to Tom Jackson, 30, killed in Queensland
The team behind the criminal investigation into the Hillsborough Disaster, Operation Resolve, have identified 19 people they want to speak to about the day
Pair convicted of killing Lancashire businesswoman in love rivalry
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