In the red corner

Article archive

30 November 2011A unique Gerrard poster for free with our book!

"Buy Liverpool: The Complete Record" before 31 December at deCoubertin books and get a FREE limited edition Steven Gerrard Print! More

27 November 2011The Team of All the Macs

Alan Wilson’s “Team Of All The Macs” concentrates on the deliberate recruitment of Scottish players as the fledging Liverpool Football Club attempted to make an immediate impact. More

23 November 20111950 Cup final profiles

From a souvenir brochure dedicated to the Liverpool players who fought for the FA Cup 1950. More

8 November 2011The current transfer value of Liverpool players since 1992

Graeme Riley, on whose meticulous research the excellent Pay As You Play was based and has published the annual Football in Europe, has joined the LFChistory team and will provide us with data that will enable us to go into much further detail on the site. More

1 November 2011Pepe: My Autobiography

A ‘good’ footballer might have an autobiography published after his career is over; a ‘great’ like Gerrard can get away with it while they are still playing and Royalty like Kenny Dalglish can publish a book any time they please. We can comfortably put José Manuel Reina into the second category. More

1 November 2011All On Red

A review of “All On Red” (10 Years At Anfield : A Liverpool Fan’s Dream Job) by Frank Gamble. More

17 October 2011Listen to the Anfield Wrap

We were on the brilliant Anfield Wrap podcast today with the usual suspects along with actor Scot Williams, impersonator Darren Farley and journalist Rory Smith. More

10 October 2011Interview with Arnie in Liverpool Echo

The co-author of "Liverpool: The Complete Record" and Editor of, Arnie Baldursson, was interviewed by the Liverpool Echo. More

5 October 2011Liverpool: The Complete Record review from Well Red

Review of Liverpool: The Complete Record by Jacqueline Wadsworth, granddaughter of Liverpool hard man, Walter Wadsworth, from the excellent Well Red magazine. More

29 September 2011Listen to Shankly's memorial service

30 years ago today Liverpool's greatest, Bill Shankly, died after suffering a heart attack. More

17 September 2011Interview with Arnie in LFC Weekly

An interview with our editor, Arnie Baldursson, recently published in Liverpool FC's weekly magazine. More

6 September 2011Sebastian Coates - A giant of a man!

Despite his young age, Sebastián Coates Nion already possesses quite a detailed CV. More

31 August 2011Joe Fagan: Reluctant Champion

New book on Joe Fagan relies on the meticulous notes Joe maintained and the painstaking way his grandson Andrew and respected LFC author Mark Platt have pieced together the jigsaw of his remarkable life. More

24 August 2011Roy Hodgson's six month stewardship in quotes

By Brian Kettle at This is Anfield. More

22 August 2011First ever Reds boss honoured

John McKenna was rightfully honoured by a commemorative plaque in his native Ireland. Published on 22nd Aug 2011 on More

18 August 2011In memory of the 77 in Norway and the 96!

Anyone who attends a competitive match at Anfield knows that there are always dozens maybe hundreds of Norwegians present too. Now we share a tragic bond with our cousins across the North Sea. More

12 August 2011The story of the Liverpool FC crest

The crest of Liverpool Football Club is known worldwide. One may wonder how it came into existence and developed through time to become what it is today. More

27 July 2011So much more than a book of statistics

An early review of Liverpool: The Complete Record. More

18 July 2011Liverpool's latest recruit: Stewart Downing

If Kenny Dalglish was prepared to return early from Liverpool’s tour of the Far East with the purpose of finalising the Downing deal, that should tell us all we need to know. More

13 July 2011A detailed profile on Charlie Adam

Read Rangers regular Marc Boal's honest opinion on Adam whose progress he followed when he was at Ibrox. More

13 July 2011Never buy THE SUN!

A brilliant song by Billy Bragg. A timely reminder why you should NEVER buy The SUN! More

12 July 2011Jordan Henderson in the spotlight

"Jordan has everything you need from a modern-day player - he has a lovely feel for the ball, but he is also 6ft 2in already and has terrific energy, " Steve Bruce said of his midfield dynamo in October 2010. More

19 May 2011A survivor's tale


19 May 2011The Spion Kop’s last stand


18 May 2011Born without a name


14 May 2011The Scottish starlet whose career hit the skids... is now Mr Blackpool

By Michael Walker at the Daily Mail on 22nd January 2011 More

12 May 2011King Kenny signs three year deal

Fenway Sports Group and Liverpool FC confirmed on 12th of May 2011 that Kenny Dalglish has been appointed as Team Manager. More

7 May 2011Game number 666 and still counting...

No player in Liverpool Football Club’s short-term or long-term future is likely to get close to the total Jamie Carragher will reach at Craven Cottage on Monday evening. More

18 April 2011Chelsea, Liverpool, Francis AFC ...

He enjoyed a lengthy career at the top level of English football, so how did David Speedie end up in Dublin’s United Churches League? The former Liverpool striker tells the story of an eventful life to Daniel McDonnell. Published Monday April 18 2011. More

15 April 2011Remember the 96!

15th April 1989 will forever be imprinted on the minds of Liverpool supporters. More

11 April 2011Neil Ruddock - Still a Hell Razor

Neil Ruddock described himself as a "Hell Razor" but it is difficult to comprehend now how he got that reputation as today he is a very much grounded and a quiet person who... that couldn't be further from the truth actually... More

4 March 2011Dalglish signs in at Anfield

ALL HAIL KING KENNY. Liverpool Echo puts the spotlight on Liverpool's new capture from Scotland on the day he was bought. More

4 March 2011Reds silent on transfer rumours regarding future king

The KING of Anfield is 60 years today. In celebration we take a look back to when King Kenny made the move from Celtic Park to Anfield. First up is Echo's report on a possible move for Kenny... the day before he was bought by Liverpool. More

2 March 2011Jimmy Case - Wreaking havoc

LFChistory jumped at the opportunity of interviewing three-time European champion Jimmy Case. He had a glittering 6-year-career at Liverpool but started in humble surroundings. More

6 February 2011Torres was no extra motivation says Dalglish

From Liverpool Daily Post on 6th February 2011 More

1 February 2011Profile on Andy Carroll

In 2007 he was the recipient of a ‘rising star’ award bearing the name of Newcastle legend Jackie Milburn. More

31 January 2011Profile on Luis Suarez

Suarez had already proved that he could make the transition from one continent to another. Moving from one club to another within the same continent as a 24-year old should not be as difficult as moving from South America to Europe as a 19-year old. More

21 January 2011Alan Kennedy - European Cup hero

Alan Kennedy not only scored the winning goal in one European Cup final, but was destined to clinch Liverpool's success in two! A European legend for Liverpool and a winner of five League titles. It was an honour for LFChistory to interview this tremendous ambassador of Liverpool FC. More

11 January 2011Paul Wilkes records the new Hurrah for the Reds

As a follow-up to the recording of the oldest Liverpool supporters song Mark Anthony modernised the lyrics to the 1907 "Hurrah for the Reds" and Paul Wilkes has now recorded it. More

8 January 2011Dalglish's impressive managerial record at LFC

Liverpool fans' prayers were answered today when Liverpool confirmed The Return of KING KENNY to the managerial hotseat. More