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17 March 200960 mins with Steven Gerrard

LFChistory.net has exclusive access to LFC.tv's "60 minutes" interviews in text-format. Read this great in-depth interview with Liverpool's captain. More

10 March 2009The Great Bill Shankly by George Scott

After dinner speakers have for years immortalised the many stories of Bill Shankly. Here are some of the lesser known stories, many of which I can personally bear witness to from my time at Anfield between 1960 and 1965. More

25 February 2009Why did Bill Shankly retire?

Bill Shankly loved football so much, that his decision to retire from the game in 1974 sent shock waves round the world. Shankly had his reasons. More

17 February 2009Liddell and Paisley make their League debut

Liverpool's game vs Chelsea on 7th of September 1946 was remarkable for various reasons. More

11 February 2009Billy wins his only League title in 1947

Billy won his only championship with Liverpool in quite unusual circumstances after a spectacular finish to the 1946-47 season. More

10 February 2009Interview with Ray Kennedy from Retro Reds

Retro Reds interviewed old favourite Ray Kennedy in 2008 and we wanted to share with you this excellent interview. More

3 February 2009A fantastic 4-0 cup win vs. Everton

Liverpool's win over Everton in the fourth round of the FA Cup on 29th January 1955 turned out to be one of their most surprising and most satisfying wins ever vs. their blue neighbours. More

28 January 2009Bob Paisley's opinion on Billy Liddell

Bob Paisley joined Liverpool in May 1939, 10 months after Liddell had moved from Scotland to Liverpool. They built a friendship that lasted a lifetime. More

26 January 2009The biggest cup upset in Liverpool's history

15th of January 2009 was the 50th anniversary of Worcester's FA Cup win over Liverpool in 1959. More

21 January 2009Are Liverpool right to leave out Liddell?

David Jack talks to a puzzled player in 1958. More

16 January 2009Is Reina the best keeper in Liverpool's history?

Tom Mallows puts the spotlight on our fantastically consistent number one. More

14 January 2009Rena Liddell - Sister of Liverpool legend Billy

LFChistory's exclusive interview with Rena Liddell, Billy's sister. More

7 January 2009Adrian Killen - An LFC museum at home

Anfield tour guide, Adrian Killen, is a memorabilia collector par excellance and has experienced quite a lot supporting the Reds for over 50 years. More

22 December 2008Elisha Scott - Ever so solid guardian

Elisha Scott is without a doubt one of the greatest goalkeepers in Liverpool's history. His career spanned an astonishing 22 years from his arrival in September 1912 until he left in June 1934. More

17 December 2008Donald Mackinlay - The captain speaks out

Few came tougher than Scottish full-back Donald MacKinlay who was a player at Anfield from 1909-1929 and Liverpool's captain from 1921-1928. More

16 December 2008Alex Raisbeck - Liverpool's first superstar

Victor Hall painted a vivid picture of "Alexander the great" in the Liverpool Echo 15 years after he had left Liverpool. More

10 December 2008Tom Watson - A most beloved man

Tom Watson deserves his place among the greatest managers in Liverpool's history and he was clearly one of the most beloved figures that have ever graced the football club. More

4 December 2008Dynasty: The Joe Fagan Years 1983-1985

Paul Tomkins's latest book, Dynasty, is a reassessment of every manager of the club over the last 50 years. More

3 December 2008The Silent Sam Hardy

Liverpool legends tries to give a fresh insight into the stars while revealing their thoughts and background that you might have not known about before. More

26 November 2008John Aldridge - A born goalmachine

LFChistory.net caught up with Aldo to have a quick chat on his colorful career at Liverpool. More

19 November 2008Phil Thompson - Coach of his beloved Reds

One week ago we featured the first part of our Tommo exclusive. Now he talks to us about his time as coach and manager of Liverpool. More

18 November 2008Extraordinary footage of Liverpool in action 1901-1902!

These unique clips are courtesy of the British Film Institute from the Mitchell & Kenyon Collection. More

12 November 2008Phil Thompson - Kirkby lad who gave his all

This is the first part of our exclusive interview with the great Phil Thompson. Now we focus on his playing career, reflecting on his coaching years in our second part published a week from now. More

22 October 2008Ian Callaghan - The Marathon man

Ian Callaghan is literally synonymous with Liverpool's history. LFChistory.net interviewed this fantastic legend. More

9 October 2008Robbie Keane 5th slowest to his debut goal

The media had put unfair pressure on Robbie Keane getting his first goal, Liverpool fans knew he would come good. More

2 October 20081901-1906: A rise from 2nd division to the title!

In 1904 Liverpool had been relegated to 2nd division only three years after winning the title for the first time. Liverpool were on their way to an amazing success! More

29 September 20081000th Premiership goal on the way

LFChistory.net unlike several sources doesn't believe that football began its existence when the Premiership was launched...but will acknowledge that a certain milestone relating to the Premiership is coming up. More

24 September 20081899-1901: Liverpool champions for the first time!

Liverpool won the league in the 1900-01 season. We give you unique insight into the local papers' reports and celebration of this glorious feat! More

18 September 2008Stoke return to Anfield

Stoke's match at Anfield takes place on September 20th. They also played at Anfield on this exact date in 1969 which was quite a historical period for both clubs. More

16 September 20081896-1899: A new exciting era at Liverpool

Liverpool FC wear red for the first time. The most successful manager in the country takes over and brings his magic touch to the 'Reds' bringing them tantalizingly close to a league and cup double. More

15 September 2008Paul Tomkins - Author extraordinaire

Paul Tomkins has released his latest book on Liverpool FC, "Dynasty". LFChistory.net got to know the man behind the writer and also what Dynasty is all about. More

14 September 2008Liverpool on way to best ever Premiership start

Following a convincing win vs. United, the fact is if we beat Stoke next week, that will be our best start after five games in the Premiership. More

9 September 20081893-1896: Liverpool rocking between 2nd and 1st division

After winning the Lancashire league Liverpool's climb up the league ladder started in 2nd division. A real fairytale season was ahead and the club's biggest game to date against the most famous club in England in the FA Cup. More

1 September 20081892-1893: Liverpool go Scottish!

We trace the beginnings of Liverpool FC, focusing now on the club's very first season in 1892-1893. More

25 August 2008A new perspective on the birth of Liverpool FC

It's pretty obvious that a website called LFChistory has to, sooner or later, tell the historic details of how the club was formed. More

15 August 2008The Fernando Torres phenomenon

Through Liverpool's illustrious history has a player rarely performed as greatly in his debut season as Fernando Torres. More

11 August 2008A detailed profile of Robbie Keane

Liverpool's second most expensive signing has enjoyed a glorious career. More

23 July 2008Liverpool’s number 2 Andrea Dossena in profile

We profile Andrea Dossena, taking a look at his career so far, what fans can expect of him and a little about his personality. More

1 July 2008Pepe celebrates Spain's European Cup win in style!

As the conquering heroes, Spain, returned home after winning the European champioship, Jose Reina took centre stage. More

26 May 2008The Billy Liddell Memorial Group

LFChistory.net is proud to highlight the work of The Billy Liddell Memorial Group. More