"It was also the week of my sons third birthday so I asked if I could get a photo of Glen with Marius. We turned up expecting a photo. Zal took us on the pitch for an hour, did many photos and they did the Moonwalk together" said Hearts fan Linda Lee Thompson. Zali kept in touch with the family, with Linda adding "We have so many special memories. Loads of photos, videos, signed frames boots, signed photos and the signed 5-1 shirt.". What a terrific man.

Marius Zaliukas: 10 of the former Hearts captains most memorable moments - as chosen by fans

Following the tragic death of former Hearts captain Marius Zaliukas, we asked for your favourite memories of the cup-winning captain – a man who, when it came to Hearts, “just got it.”

He was the Scottish Cup winning captain who lead Hearts to glory in 2012.

Relive your funny, loveable and most memorable moments of the big Lithuanian by scrolling down and clicking through the pages to see our comprehensive list (in no particular order). Add your own special memories by following our dedicated Hearts page on Facebook.

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