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Shankly: The Lost Diary 20 March 2013

Chris Wood shares his opinion on the new Shankly book.

Liverpool FC Match By Match 18 March 2013

Chris Wood shares his opinion on Liverpool FC Match By Match

Profile of Philippe Coutinho 31 January 2013

Phillippe Coutinho became the fifth player of Brazilian birth to sign for Liverpool Football Club.

Paisley's opinion on Ronnie Whelan 24 January 2013

Bob Paisley looked to one player on the big occasion.

Daniel Sturridge in profile 2 January 2013

Chris Wood on Liverpool's latest recruit from Chelsea

Paisley's opinion on Steve Nicol 29 December 2012

Bob Paisley puts the spotlight on one of the best utility players in Liverpool's history.

ROBBED - The Rob Jones Story 28 December 2012

Chris Wood shares his opinion on Rob Jones' autobiography.

Paisley's opinion on Bruce Grobbelaar 20 December 2012

Bob Paisley had the best insight in football. Here is his view on Bruce Grobbelaar.

Liverpool on derby day 1894 20 November 2012

Go back to October 1894 when Everton and Liverpool met at Goodison Park. A neutral observer witnessed the match and paints a vivid scene of a Merseyside derby day 118 years ago!

Eee Aye Addio, Denis Law’s a twerp! 31 October 2012

The Liverpool Echo reports on the Kop's treatment of Manchester United's Scottish legend, Denis Law, in April 1964 as Liverpool were on their way to their first League title in 17 years.

The team behind the team 24 October 2012

Come for a visit to Liverpool's famed backroom staff, the Bootroom boys, who were hard at work preparing for the eighties. Transcribed by kjelhanssen.com.

The Roger Hunt & Bill Shankly showdown 22 October 2012

Hunt was called off the pitch and substituted by reserve Bobby Graham 17 minutes from the end of Liverpool's cup-tie with Leicester on 3 March 1969.

Ian Callaghan – still going strong 21 October 2012

Published in the Sunday Express on 23 December 1979.

They should make a Liverpool-documentary 21 October 2012

The Daily Mirror press report on West Bromwich Albion 0 - 2 Liverpool on 29.12.1979.

King Kenny torments Derby 21 October 2012

The Sunday Express press report on Derby County 1 - 3 Liverpool on 22.12.1979.

An article written by Liverpool's manager in 1899 17 October 2012

In July 1896 Liverpool pulled off a masterstroke by convincing the best manager in the country, Tom Watson, to leave Sunderland and join the Anfield brigade. Published in conjunction with kjelhanssen.com.

Steven Gerrard: My Liverpool Story 16 October 2012

Chris Wood's review of "Steven Gerrard : My Liverpool Story".

Liverpool celebrates its twenty-first birthday 10 October 2012

As usual the club enjoyed the hospitality of the Sandon, which had once been owned by John Houlding, founder of the club. Spirits were high this February evening in 1913. In conjunction with kjellhanssen.com.

Rafa Benitez: Champions League Dreams 9 October 2012

Chris Wood's review of "Champions League Dreams : Rafa Benitez" written in conjunction with Rory Smith.

Elisha Scott by Elisha Scott 6 October 2012

Published in Manitoba Free Press, Winnipeg, Canada on 23 October 1929.

The Seven-Year Itch: The Story Of Liverpool’s 1972-73 Season 4 October 2012

Chris Wood's review of Steve Horton's book about Liverpool's 1972-73 First Division Championship and UEFA Cup triumph.

When did an Everton full back play in goal for Liverpool? 3 October 2012

Kjellhanssen.com presents 30-year-old Everton player, George Jackson, who made history in Merseyside football.

Shut yer gob, wack! 25 September 2012

How was it to be among the Liverpool crowd in 1967? A reporter tried to experience it one afternoon. Published in conjunction with kjellhanssen.com.

It is better to be a live sparrow than a stuffed eagle 18 September 2012

Kjellhanssen.com brings us back to Melwood in August 1977 when there were many legends around, including the newly-signed Kenny Dalglish.

Liverpool’s 1914 FA Cup final through the ears of a blind man 11 September 2012

In conjunction with kjellhanssen.com an astounding account of a blind man who "heard" the FA Cup final in 1914.

Liverpool History Now in eBook Format 4 September 2012

120 years after Liverpool’s first game – an 8-0 win over Higher Walton at Anfield in the Lancashire League – deCoubertin Books are delighted to announce publication of an acclaimed account of LFC history in eBook format.

Pop-singing goalkeeper shot to pieces at Anfield 4 September 2012

In conjunction with kjellhanssen.com we present to you Petar Radenkovic who was not disheartened despite picking the ball eight times from his net at Anfield.

Nuri Sahin in profile 29 August 2012

A profile of Nuri Şahin who will no doubt strengthen Liverpool's ranks considerably. Also included a great video that gives us a glimpse at his fantastic career to date.

The King's Last Stand 30 July 2012

Chris Wood's review of "The King’s Last Stand: The Final March With Kenny’s Army" by David Usher.

Brendan Rodgers - Liverpool's Ulsterman takes over 1 June 2012

In being officially unveiled on 1 June 2012 as the man to replace Kenny Dalglish as manager of team affairs at Liverpool Football Club, 39-year-old Ulsterman Brendan Rodgers became the club’s youngest appointee to that position since Graeme Souness arrived as a 37-year-old in 1991.

Gary Ablett: The Game of My Life 15 May 2012

In essence this is a happy story because Gary Ablett was able to play football at a high level for many years. But it is not a story with a happy ending.

Cup final blues yet victorious by Wooltonian 3 May 2012

An excerpt from Derby Day Trilogy written by Wooltonian focusing on two FA Cup finals.

Liverpool and Everton clash in an FA Cup semi-final 13 April 2012

The tension was more than palpable when Merseyside neighbours Liverpool and Everton were drawn against each other in the FA Cup semi-finals in 1950.

All you need to know about the opposition! 4 April 2012

We have created individual pages for each team that Liverpool have faced in their illustrious history or done business with, 637 in total.

Opposition line-ups 13 March 2012

LFChistory.net is thrilled to announce that its vast database now includes every single opposition player who has faced Liverpool Football Club since the first League season in 1893-1894. To date that is no less than 13,352 players!

Glen Johnson interview in the Daily Mail 8 March 2012

From the Daily Mail on 7th March 2012. By IAN LADYMAN.

Peter Thompson - Shankly's wing wizard 7 February 2012

When asked if I was ready to take a 550-mile round trip to spend a couple of hours with Peter Thompson in Kent, I said instantly 'Yes, I am going all-in.'

Billy and Barnes at Anfield 6 February 2012

It was a momentous occasion when one of the best players in the history of the club, rated by many supporters even as the very best, Billy Liddell, met Liverpool's talisman, John Barnes, in the early 90's, at Anfield.

Dominic Matteo: In my Defence 1 February 2012

Matteo's story is an interesting one where he has opened his heart and spoken very honestly about what he has achieved and, just as importantly, what he learnt from battling with the negative influences that surround the game.

The Didi Man: My Love Affair with Liverpool 25 January 2012

This book will make you laugh and occasionally cry (apart from crying with laughter, that is!) but above everything else it will make you glad that you read it as it's filled with warmth and happiness.