Bill Shankly

The Kop has the last word, as Liverpool clinch their 7th league title in 1966
Imagine the scene, the streets around Anfield are packed. There’s a full half-hour to go before kickoff and the gates […] [Read More]
 
Chris Lawler, the Silent Knight, puts Blues to bed as Liverpool mount heroic derby fightback
It’s November 21, 1970 and Liverpool are facing league champions Everton. Anfield is packed to the rafters, with more than […] [Read More]
 
Bill Shankly arrives, armed with a vision and an unshakeable belief in the power of the collective
Bill Shankly, Liverpool’s most iconic manager, arrived at Anfield in 1959. Here, Jeff Goulding looks back over the Scot’s impact […] [Read More]
 
Milan 1965: Tommy Smith spoiling for a fight, as Reds are robbed of first European Cup final
On May 12, 1965, Bill Shankly stood on the brink of his greatest achievement as Liverpool manager, with the Reds […] [Read More]
 
Malcolm Macdonald upstaged by Shankly’s boys, as the master bows out with FA Cup
In the run-up to the 1974 FA Cup Final, Malcolm Macdonald attempted to get into the heads of the Liverpool […] [Read More]
 
Bill Shankly restores Liverpool to the big time, after 8 years of mediocrity
In 1962, Liverpool finally returned to the big time, after winning the second division title. They had languished in England’s […] [Read More]
 
EE-AYE-ADDIO the Reds have won the cup, at last – Liverpool’s first FA Cup victory
In the 1960s the city of Liverpool was at the epicentre of a musical earthquake that swept the world. Four […] [Read More]
 
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]
 

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