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.

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

Remberance at the Arena

Remberance at the Arena

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

A poppy wreath was laid at centre ice.

It marked the 99th anniversary of Armistice Day.