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Gareth Roberts

Gareth was an unused substitute in the final three league games of 1997-98. In 1999 Ronnie Whelan brought the left-back to Greece from Liverpool, but he had a very short spell there. He hurried back home to Liverpool and made a name for himself across the Mersey with Tranmere Rovers. After 269 League games in seven years he moved to another Rovers in Doncaster and was there for four years before joining the Championship's Derby County in the 2010/11 season where he is still a regular. Roberts appeared in twenty-nine matches in The…

Birthdate: 6 February 1978
Birthplace: Wrexham, Wales
Other clubs: Panionios (1999), Tranmere Rovers (loan 1999), Tranmere Rovers (1999-2006), Doncaster Rovers (2006-10), Derby County (2010-13), Bury (2013-14), Notts. County (2014), Chester (2014-15), Stockport County (2015-16), Clitheroe (2016-17(Skelmersdale United 2017-18), Stalybridge Celtic (2018-20)
Bought from: Local
Contract expiry: 01.06.1999
League games / goals: 0 / 0
Total games / goals: 0 / 0
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Season League FA LC Europe Other Total
Totals 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-1998 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998-1999 0 0 0 0 0 0
Season League FA LC Europe Other Total
Totals 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-1998 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998-1999 0 0 0 0 0 0

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Rafa Benítez in November 2007 after the record Champions League win vs. Besiktas

"It is a really positive day for the club to be in the record books and get the go-ahead for the new stadium makes a lot of people really happy. It’s almost a perfect day."
Why not perfect?
"They had one chance," smiled the perfectionist Reds manager.

The last ...

Game was against
AC Milan on Wednesday, 15 Sep 2021
Goal was scored by
Jordan Henderson against AC Milan on Wednesday, 15 Sep 2021
Own goal was scored by
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain against Manchester City on Thursday, 02 Jul 2020
Sending off was
Alisson Becker against Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday, 30 Nov 2019
Penalty goal was
Mohamed Salah against Chelsea on Saturday, 28 Aug 2021
Missed penalty was
Mohamed Salah against AC Milan on Wednesday, 15 Sep 2021
Home win was against
AC Milan on Wednesday, 15 Sep 2021
Home draw was against
Chelsea on Saturday, 28 Aug 2021
Home defeat was against
Fulham on Sunday, 07 Mar 2021
Away win was against
Leeds United on Sunday, 12 Sep 2021
Away draw was against
Leeds United on Monday, 19 Apr 2021
Away defeat was against
Real Madrid on Tuesday, 06 Apr 2021
Five games

Few facts from our database

  • Liverpool FC have scored 10084 goals in 5800 competitive matches registered at LFChistory.
  • 204 of those goals are own goals and 529 came from the penalty spot.
  • 460 players have scored a goal for Liverpool FC.
  • 426 players have scored a league goal for Liverpool FC.
  • Liverpool have scored 1.7 goals on average in each game.
  • 777 players have played in competitive matches for Liverpool FC since 1892.
  • 15067 players have played against Liverpool FC since the 1893-1894 season.

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