Bill Shankly

Bill Shankly’s tactical genius and stormy weather hands Liverpool 1st league & European double
On Wednesday, May 9, 1973, Liverpool were attempting to become the first British side to win a league title and […] [Read More]
 
Semi-final ends in hail of bottles as Reds beat Celtic to reach first ever European final in 1966
In 1965, Bill Shankly went agonisingly close to achieving his dreams of European domination, with Liverpool taking on Inter Milan […] [Read More]
 
The Kop greets Kevin Keegan with a kiss, as Bill Shankly unleashes his new superstar on Forest
The 1971/72 season saw Liverpool enter their sixth campaign without a trophy. The burning disappointment of the 1971 FA Cup […] [Read More]
 
Ian St John grabs a debut hat-trick in the Liverpool Senior Cup Final at Goodison Park
The partnership between Ian St John and Roger Hunt is the stuff of legend. Both players were integral to Liverpool’s […] [Read More]
 
5 incredible Liverpool FC records that will never be broken
Liverpool broke their transfer record with the signing of Mohamed Salah, but there are some incredible on-pitch records that will […] [Read More]
 
Carefree conquest and the loss of a hero: The tale of Liverpool’s 2 ties against Oulun Palloseura
Oulun Palloseura are a Finnish team from the town of Oulu. They play in the third tier of Finnish football […] [Read More]
 
Hearts broken and an era ends as Bill Shankly retires as Liverpool manager in 1974
“It was like going to the electric chair,” said Bill Shankly when he shocked the city by announcing his retirement […] [Read More]
 
How England's first wave of heavy metal football conquered Europe | Paul Doyle
In the 1970s and 1980s, English success on the pitch and on stage was rooted in a bleak landscape where the only escape was to become a footballer or start a bandEngland in the 1970s and early ’80s wa... [Read More]
 
The story of Bill Shankly, Chairman Mao and Charlie George
This defining moment in Liverpool’s history takes us back to 1971. The Reds had just lost the FA Cup final […] [Read More]
 
Shankly, snowballs and angry Germans – The night Liverpool fans built snowmen on the Anfield pitch
It’s 1965 and Bill Shankly is conducting his team’s advance across Europe. He’s building a bastion of invincibility that would […] [Read More]
 

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