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Rafa report vs. top sides in the Premiership 11 April 2007

There was optimism and much expectancy among Liverpool fans that 2006/7 would see Liverpool challenging for the Premiership. Alex analyses how Liverpool have coped against the top sides.

Bob Paisley was a big fan of little Sammy Lee 4 April 2007

Sammy Lee could run and run. He was small in stature but had the heart of a lion!

Paisley added 10% to persuade Celtic to sell Kenny Dalglish 27 March 2007

The story of how Liverpool's greatest legend joined the Reds.

A player who wasted his great talent at Liverpool 20 March 2007

Bob Paisley's opinion on Alec Lindsay.

How important is Fowler to Liverpool's strikeforce? 13 March 2007

Alex has detailed Fowler's scoring stats to show how his decent scoring record is maintained despite being fourth choice and without the time on the pitch to improve it.

Liverpool's player career ended with 19 leg fractures against Man Utd 5 March 2007

Eddie Spicer suffered the worst of luck regarding injuries. The second leg break of his career retired him.

The wonder left wingers of Liverpool 26 February 2007

John Martin talks about his favourite players on the left hand side of Liverpool throughout his years supporting the Reds.

Shankly tricked Ray Clemence into signing for Liverpool 22 February 2007

Bill Shankly convinced Ray Clemence that the first team's goalkeeper's position would be his and his only soon after his arrival. A slight exaggeration on Shankly's part.

Toshack and Keegan as Batman and Robin 19 February 2007

John Toshack and Kevin Keegan were the quintessential strike pair.

Double Up - Neal and Thompson get the perm 7 February 2007

The years 1977-1978 carried many alarming changes in society and Phil Thompson created an alarming trend at Liverpool.

The historic Liverpool takeover statement 6 February 2007

The press statement that Liverpool released on the momentous day that George Gillett and Tom Hicks took over Liverpool Football Club.

Historic match: Shankly's first game in charge 2 February 2007

Match report from News Chronicle and Daily Dispatch on Liverpool - Cardiff City 19.12.1959. This was Bill Shankly's first game in charge.

The magnificent 1961/62 promotion season 31 January 2007

John Martin remembers the fateful 1961/62 Liverpool season when the Reds got back into the top division.

Arbeloa says farewell to Depor fans on his homepage and hello to Liverpool 31 January 2007

Arbeloa's farewell letter to the Depor fans on his homepage.

Paisley's opinion on Peter Thompson 25 January 2007

How do you take over from a living legend?, is the first question Bob Paisley poses in his profile of the Liverpool great, Peter Thompson.

Peter Thompson almost messed up his transfer to Liverpool 22 January 2007

Peter Thompson almost messed up his transfer to Liverpool.

McDermott arrives in James Bond style 11 December 2006

Phil Thompson explains in his autobiography how Terry Mac's arrival at Liverpool came about.

Focus on Steve McMahon in Shoot! in 1985 7 December 2006

Shoot! profiled new Liverpool player Steve McMahon in 1985.

McMahon once a Blue, always a Red 4 December 2006

Steve McMahon once turned down Liverpool, but didn't made that mistake again.

Peter Beardsley sets a new standard 27 November 2006

Peter Beardsley was bought for a British record fee in 1987.

Billy Liddell in his own words 20 November 2006

Sir Matt Busby was the one who recommended Billy Liddell to Liverpool.

The agony and the bliss of the 1964-65 Liverpool season 17 November 2006

John almost got caught up in a Hillsborough-like disaster and witnessed one of the greatest days in Liverpool's history.

Kevin Keegan on a dustbin 13 November 2006

Kevin Keegan waited for Shankly on a dustbin to complete his move to Liverpool.

Ray Kennedy arrives in dramatic fashion 6 November 2006

Ray Kennedy's official arrival at Liverpool couldn't have come in more dramatic circumstances.

Toshack the new record signing 30 October 2006

The 21-year-old John Toshack was at the time Liverpool's most expensive buy.

John Aldridge arrives with a broken hand! 23 October 2006

John Aldridge had a broken hand the day he signed in at Liverpool.

Scales and Babb join Roy Evans 16 October 2006

Roy Evans bought Liverpool a pair of central defenders in 1994.

Liverpool life in the 2nd division 13 October 2006

John Martin followed the team's fortunes when the team got relegated in 1954.

Ian Rush arrives along with Money 9 October 2006

Bob Paisley bought two promising players in the spring of 1980. One was to become a certified legend, the other one made 17 appearances in two years.

Historic match: Report from Liverpool's first game in 1892 6 October 2006

Match report from Liverpool Daily Post on Liverpool's first game on 1st of September 1892.

Liverpool's Berry Nieuwenhuys scrapbook - A one of a kind 4 October 2006

LFChistory.net is opening a memorabilia corner where we want to feature rare items from Liverpool history. Send us images of them to [email protected] and we will feature them in a way they deserve.

Berry Nieuwenhuys - The Kop's Real Rooinek 4 October 2006

A great feature by Gavin Foster on a South African star that shone bright at Liverpool.

Stubbins joins on the toss of a coin 29 September 2006

12 September 1946 marked the arrival of a legend to Liverpool.

Stan Collymore was a strange one 19 September 2006

Liverpool and Roy Evans took an enormous chance by paying a record fee for Stan Collymore.

Two goals make Dave's dream debut 12 September 2006

Match report from Liverpool - Aston Villa on 07.11.1959 from Liverpool Daily Post.

Dave Hickson from Everton to Liverpool 8 September 2006

Dave Hickson's transfer from Everton to Liverpool caused quite a stir at the time!

Unknown Scot Alan Hansen 4 September 2006

An unknown Scot arrived at Liverpool in May 1977.

This is the Kop 27 August 2006

The Kop celebrated its 100th birthday in the home game against West Ham at Anfield on Saturday.

The winners of the Gerrard final 11 July 2006

We announce the winners who will receive a DVD of the Liverpool - West Ham FA Cup final.

Latest updates on LFChistory 2 July 2006

Here is what we have been adding to the site recently.