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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.

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

Shoot! profiled new Liverpool player Steve McMahon in 1985.

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.

Liverpool life in the 2nd division 13 October 2006

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

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.

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.

Astonishing unique images from the 1965 homecoming! 11 April 2006

A photographer who was at a traffic policeman`s box outside Lime Street Station took these excellent never-before-seen pictures.

Michael Thomas - So tell us about that goal... 10 April 2006

LFChistory interviewed Michael Thomas. He scored an infamous goal for Arsenal against Liverpool in 1989 but later delivered for Liverpool.

Happy birthday, Robbie - the new number five! 9 April 2006

Robbie Fowler’s goal vs West Brom on 1st of April 2006 was his 173rd for the club and made him fifth in the all-time list of Liverpool goalscorers.

Carra - The greatest on and off the field, always a joker! 20 February 2006

Carragher made his 400th appearance for Liverpool against Arsenal on 14th of February.

Great matches: Rush got four! 13 February 2006

Chris Wood reflects on the greatest matches in Liverpool's history.

John Wark - The greatest goalscoring midfielder? 9 February 2006

LFChistory met with Ipswich and Liverpool great John Wark.

Great matches: Liverpool beat Roma at their own ground! 6 February 2006

Chris Wood recollects Liverpool's dramatic win over AS Roma in Rome.

Jan Molby - The midfield maestro 2 February 2006

LFChistory interviewed Liverpool legend Jan Molby at length. Molby is a hilarious guy and he has views on everything.

Great matches: Liverpool destroy Internazionale! 30 January 2006

The greatest Liverpool matches ever by Chris Wood.

Great matches: 7 and out for Tottenham 23 January 2006

Liverpool put seven past Tottenham in 1978. One of the best performances in Liverpool's history.

How Benitez built Liverpool 21 January 2006

The side that plays Manchester United tomorrow bears the mark of a manager who has figured out the English game. Article from the Guardian on 21.01.2006.

Why Reds are now Chelsea's main rivals 21 January 2006

Bení­tez has transformed the club's fortunes with improvements in four areas, writes Dominic Fifield in the Guardian.

Great matches: Liverpool beat Bruges over two legs 16 January 2006

Liverpool's second UEFA Cup win was against Bruges which met Liverpool in the European Cup final two years later.

Great matches: Liverpool's first ever FA Cup win 9 January 2006

Liverpool finally won the FA Cup in 1965.

Great matches: Liverpool beat Real in Paris 9 January 2006

Liverpool won the European Cup for the third time in Paris in 1981.

Great matches: Liverpool could have scored six! 2 January 2006

The FA Cup final in 1974 was a one-sided affair for Liverpool vs. Alan Kennedy's and Terry McDermott's Newcastle.

The Wilderness Years by Wooltonian 27 December 2005

Wooltonian looks at the happy period in his life following Liverpool from 1966-1972. At the same time trophyless years of Bill Shankly which were also a happy memory.

A Derby Day Trilogy by Wooltonian 19 December 2005

The incredible merseyside derby games through the eyes of three generations of Brodricks. Liverpool - Everton goals galore.

A week in the life of Billy Liddell by Wooltonian 9 December 2005

An article by Wooltonian based on My Soccer Story, the autobiography of Billy Liddell.