Video: 7,000 sports fans show their respect for war heroes at Sheffield Arena

Fans and players from two rival ice hockey clubs came together for a respectful tribute to our nation's military heroes.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 12th November 2017, 8:09 am
Updated Monday, 11th December 2017, 4:25 pm
Remberance at the Arena
Remberance at the Arena

More than 7,000 Sheffield Steelers and Manchester Storm fans both joined in a poignant moment of silence at Sheffield Arena.

They honoured those who lost their lives in conflict the day before the UK marks Remembrance Sunday.

Remberance at the Arena

A poppy wreath was laid at centre ice.

It marked the 99th anniversary of Armistice Day.

Remberance at the Arena