Article archive

Gerrard: Liverpool's Greatest Captain 6 September 2019

It still feels strange to watch a Liverpool side which doesn't include Steven Gerrard. It's even stranger to see him on the touchline at Ibrox. But the former Liverpool skipper was always destined for a managerial role.

Is This Season Set to be the Most Exciting Title Race in Living Memory? 23 August 2019

During Jürgen Klopp’s tenure at Anfield, the jovial German has had a tendency to up the ante and go one better each season. This was highlighted when Liverpool rallied from their Champions League defeat to Real Madrid in 2018 and went on to win the competition in style the following year

Attacking the Kop 21 August 2019

There’s nothing in football like the Kop. It throbs like some huge factory. Those fans come not only to be entertained, but to entertain.’ – From a press report in 1963.

Liverpool in the UEFA European Super Cup 20 August 2019

Liverpool have now contested the UEFA European Super Cup six times in their history. The Reds have won four of those and are unbeaten since the format changed from two legs to a single game in a neutral venue.

Liverpool’s New Signings, Their Salaries and What That Could Buy You 14 August 2019

Liverpool will be looking for a return on their investments in the coming years.

Time to shine like 1989 28 July 2019

Three decades. 30 years without a league title for Liverpool, but could that be about to change under the guidance of Jurgen Klopp?

Jürgen Klopp takes the reins at LFC 5 July 2019

Klopp's message to Liverpool fans was simple enough in his first interview as boss: "We have to change from doubter to believer... now."

Some of the worst players to have ever played for Liverpool 10 June 2019

Why not highlight the amazing progress Liverpool has shown under Klopp by reminding us all of some of the painfully average players Reds fans have had to put up with in the past?

Why Trent Alexander-Arnold won’t stop 2 June 2019

By Melissa Reddy for EPSN on 30 May 2019.

He's the TRULY Special One: Nobody does it better than Klopp. 2 June 2019

By Martin Samuel - Sport for the Daily Mail. Published: 22:30 BST, 2 June 2019

Jurgen Klopp fulfils Liverpool promise to shed nearly-man tag in Madrid 2 June 2019

Andy Hunter at the Estadio Metropolitano on 2 Jun 2019.

Philippe Coutinho: The Brazilian Wizard Who Turned A Huge Profit 15 May 2019

When Liverpool have sold key players in recent years, it has had a tendency to backfire on them but not so in this particular case.

Memorable past encounters between Liverpool and Barcelona 26 April 2019

Liverpool’s rich history is synonymous with the Champions League.

5 Players Liverpool Could Sign in the Summer of 2019 20 April 2019

Liverpool is now focused on the Champions League and Premier League. But the club will be scouting for potential stars to sign across Europe now that the summer transfer window is just a few months away.

Jamie Carragher - Bootle boy done good 13 October 2018

LFChistory.net was fortunate enough to spend a fair bit of time recently with Jamie and his dad, Philly, who is a legend in his own right!

LFChistory.net on the Kick-off with Steve Hothersall 4 October 2018

LFChistory.net is very happy to have linked up with Steve Hothersall's Kick-off show on Radio City Talk.

deCoubertin Books publishes Bruce Grobbelaar’s autobiography 21 September 2018

deCoubertin Books are excited to announce the publication of the autobiography of legendary Liverpool goalkeeper, Bruce Grobbelaar, Life in a Jungle.

Give legends a worthy resting place 17 May 2018

Kieran Smith leads a noble effort to give the legends of Liverpool Football Club a proper resting place.

Mr Liverpool - special price just for you my friend! 1 March 2018

A year has passed since our biography on Ronnie Moran was published by Sport Media that offers you now to buy LFChistory.net's third book for only £13.99.

The Red Journey: Oral history 16 November 2017

This book is the latest offering from Mark Platt who from variety of sources and his own interviews offers insight into the minds of those who have graced Liverpool Football Club's history.

A Banquet Without Wine 7 September 2017

Anthony Stanley’s account of how Liverpool fell from their perch in the 90s is truly excellent.

Sami Hyypia - The rock at the back 25 August 2017

LFChistory had a frank discussion with the simply brilliant Sami Hyypia, a fantastic player and a genuine fella.

Review of Liverpool's Newspaper history 27 June 2017

Historic Newspapers is a back-issue newspaper company that holds the world’s largest archive of original newspapers.

Review of Quiet Genius 9 June 2017

The question is what Ian Herbert, who is the Independent's chief sportswriter and former deputy editor of the Liverpool Daily Post, can add to Bob Paisley's legacy.

Terry lives for the moment 13 May 2017

A review of Terry McDermott's autobiography.

RIP Mr Liverpool 22 March 2017

Only three weeks ago the book we wrote about Ronnie Moran "Mr Liverpool" was published. This morning Ronnie passed away.

Rare and unseen pictures of Berry Nieuwenhuys 19 March 2017

LFChistory.net is pleased to be able to share with you these images that are from Carole Jean Richards, Berry Nieuwenhuys' daughter.

Mr Liverpool out now! 13 February 2017

LFChistory.net presents its third book, that follows The Complete Record and Liverpool Encyclopedia.

Bob Paisley - This is your Life discovered!! 6 December 2016

The original recordings of the show from 1977 had been destroyed and it was only in the faint hope that someone who had recorded this on VHS back in 1977 would one day upload this. That has finally come true!!

Liverpool Captains. A Journey of Leadership from the Pitch 6 December 2016

LFChistory.net highly recommends Ragnhild's latest book that focuses on the captains of Liverpool FC.

An audience with legends 2 December 2016

Here are two ideal shows to book tickets to.. Great idea for Christmas gifts. Hosted by John Keith, who as a reporter, was part of Bill Shankly's inner circle when he reigned at Liverpool.

5 league titles and a packet of crisps 27 October 2016

As soon as I got word that Mark Donaldson at ESPN was writing his colleague’s memoir named appropriately "5 league titles and a packet of crisps," I was very excited to see the finished product,

A Big Pole in Our Goal 11 September 2016

The story of THE HERO of Istanbul.

Howard Gayle - A pioneer and an activist 7 September 2016

Howie Gayle is a trailblazer, an idealistic man who tried to break through at Liverpool FC at the height of their success.

Ring of Fire - Liverpool FC into the 21st Century 30 August 2016

Simon Hughes' latest publication in his trilogy of the modern history of Liverpool Football Club.

Bruce Grobbelaar - 13 medals in 13 years 5 August 2016

LFChistory.net wanted to get to know the man behind the myth and what drives Bruce Grobbelaar.

And The Sun Shines Now by Adrian Tempany 3 June 2016

Many might perceive this to be “just another Hillsborough book”. But it is more than that. Much more

View from the people - Jimmy McGovern 24 March 2016

Jimmy McGovern wrote the screenplay for "Hillsborough", his wonderfully evocative screenplay about the eponymous 1989 tragedy.

Rob Jones - Right-back destined for the top 18 March 2016

Rob talks to LFChistory.net about the highs and lows of his remarkable playing career.

Shankly on the Kop 15 March 2016

16 months after leaving the managerial seat at Liverpool, Shankly returned to watch his beloved Liverpool on the Kop among the Reds faithful on 22 November 1975.