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3 November 2009Paul Tomkins on Bill Shankly

Paul Tomkins' book, Dynasty, is a reassessment and an in-depth analysis of every manager of the club over the last 50 years. More

26 October 2009Dicky Sams: Liverpool FC in blue and white

Norwegian Kjell Hanssen has meticulously gone through old newspaper archives and come up with a fascinating diary of the first five years of Liverpool Football Club's existence. More

23 October 2009Liverpool's best winning run - Top 10

After looking at Liverpool's worst ever run in terms of games lost, we thought we could brighten your day by looking at Liverpool's best ever run in terms of games won. More

22 October 2009Liverpool's worst losing run - Top 10

Liverpool are on a four game losing streak. God forbid Liverpool lose their fifth vs United, which hasn't happened since 1953. Look at Liverpool's worst losing streaks. More

16 October 2009Paul Tomkins on Dirk Kuyt

For all his supposed shortcomings, and lingering critics, Dirk Kuyt is absolutely critical to the way Liverpool play. More

14 October 2009The Irish Kop

The Irish Kop is a tribute from the heart of Anfield to those amazing fans who go to incredible lengths to follow Liverpool FC. More

12 October 2009A Liverpool supporter’s view of the Heysel Stadium Tragedy

The following is a sample chapter from Chris Rowland’s forthcoming book, "From Where I Was Standing: A Liverpool Supporter’s View of the Heysel Stadium Tragedy". More

11 October 2009A complete list of internationals at Liverpool

235 internationals, who have featured for 38 nations, have played for Liverpool. Emiliano Insúa became the latest member on this elite list when he made his debut for Argentina vs Peru last night. More

5 October 2009George Allan's and Fatty Foulke's legendary duel

One of Liverpool's first star forwards, George Allan, was involved in a colorful incident with Sheffield United's goalkeeper, William Fatty Foulke which gained legendary status. More

28 September 2009Thompson and Shankly

The relationship between Bill Shankly and the two-footed wizard winger, Peter Thompson, was quite complicated. More

25 September 2009Geoff Twentyman: Secret Diary of a Liverpool Scout

For any Liverpool supporter with an interest in the club's rich history, this is one of those "must-read" books! More

16 September 2009GESET - Oldkopite in 1977

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16 September 2009GESET - Liverpool's first-ever European Final in 1966

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16 September 2009GESET - UEFA Cup win 1973

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16 September 2009GESET - Parc des Princes 1997 by Digger

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16 September 2009GESET - Notte cela di Roma 2001

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16 September 2009GESET - ROMA 2001 Cherith's Story

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16 September 2009GESET - El Blocko's Story of Alaves

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16 September 2009GESET - My favourite songs

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14 September 2009Paul Tomkins on Bob Paisley

Paul Tomkins' book, Dynasty, is a reassessment and an in-depth analysis of every manager of the club over the last 50 years. More

11 September 2009Download two great songs in honour of Shankly

Paul Wilkes is a singer/songwriter from Liverpool who is a big fan of Bill Shankly. He wrote two great songs in Shankly's honour. Have a look at www.paulwilkes.com to find more about this promising artist. More

7 September 2009Dixie Dean and Elisha Scott - Friends and Enemies

The Everton legend, Dixie Dean was Reds' chief tormentor in the 20's and 30's. Elisha Scott was Liverpool's custodian when Dixie was running amok and one of the greatest goalkeepers in Liverpool's history. More

25 August 2009Walter Wadsworth - The original hard man!

Before the likes of Gerry Byrne, Ron Yeats, Tommy Smith and Jamie Carragher, the defender who had his opponents shaking in their boots was Liverpool's original hard man, Walter Wadsworth from Bootle. More

24 August 2009Ayala, Kyrgiakos and Johnson by Paul Tomkins

Paul Tomkins on the new defenders: Daniel Ayala, Sotirios Kyrgiakos and Glen Johnson. More

11 August 2009Liverpool Squad Review 2009/10 by Paul Tomkins

LFChistory.net is excited to be publishing Paul Tomkins' blogs. He's the best columnist there is on all matters concerning Liverpool FC. More

5 August 2009Adios Alonso by Paul Tomkins

LFChistory.net is excited to be publishing Paul Tomkins' blogs from now on. He's the best columnist there is on all matters concerning Liverpool FC and has written quite a number of books on the club. More

24 July 2009Red Race - Paul Tomkins' latest book

The Juggernaut Effect: Dalglish vs Ferguson / Ferguson vs Benítez is the name of this sample chapter of Red Race that can only be ordered on Paultomkins.com. More

28 June 2009E-raffle to support Liddell Memorial

The Billy Liddell Memorial Group have been doing a tremendous job preserving the memory of one of Liverpool's greatest players by having a lasting memorial erected in Billy's home village of Townhill. More

4 June 2009Man Utd vs Liverpool - updated

Another title race is over and Liverpool gave their best ever go where as their history in the Premiership is concerned. Let's have a closer look what seperates Manchester United and Liverpool at the top. More

2 June 2009David Fairclough - Don't call him a super ***

David Fairclough was born few feet away from Anfield, and his dream came true when he signed for the Reds. He played his part in Liverpool's success in the 1970's, but wonders what might have been. More

30 May 2009Rare story of the World's Greatest Football Competition 1871 - 1901

This is your opportunity to own a copy of a 100+ year old collectible booklet covering the teams that won the English FA Cup in its first 30 years. Includes personal memories and reminiscences of a player and official who attended the early finals. More

29 May 2009Liverpool's top-flight record

Our columnist, Alex, did some checking of how Liverpool's current season compares statistically with previous Premiership seasons and previous Liverpool top flight seasons. More

18 May 2009Steve Nicol - a true Liverpool legend

"I've never seen a fella smoke and drink so much and still be so fit. He was a freak of nature. He loved a cig, much to the annoyance of Kenny, and would spark a sneaky one up on the bus on the way back from matches." - Gary Gillespie on Stevie Nicol. More

11 May 200930 mins with Fernando Torres (text-format)

LFChistory.net has exclusive access to LFC.tv's "60 minutes" interviews in text-format. More

4 May 2009Ian Rush - A village boy from Wales

A few years ago we had the privilege of interviewing Ian Rush and now we conducted our second interview with this fantastic legend. His career was of course an eventful one so there was still enough to talk to him about the second time around. More

1 May 2009Rafa had a look at Ian Rush as coach

LFChistory.net interviewed Ian Rush recently and here is an outtake from this exclusive interview that will be online next week. More

16 April 2009Tributes to the 96 - image gallery

A beautiful memorial service was held yesterday at Anfield in memory of the 96 Liverpool supporters who died at Hillsborough. Here are a few images from the tributes at Anfield. More

13 April 2009Bob Paisley on Bill Shankly

It's safe to say that outside Shankly's family nobody knew Bill Shankly as well as Bob Paisley. This is an insightful tribute from Shankly's right hand man and eventual successor. More

7 April 2009Ian St John - Raging Bull

LFChistory.net had the great pleasure of interviewing the Saint. I was a bit unprepared for our talk, but considering the circumstances coped pretty well. More

6 April 2009Hillsborough single out today!

Visit the official 'Fields of Anfield Road' website where you can find details of how to buy the new Hillsborough single. More