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Road End Hooligans 2: more adventures from Liverpool scallies in the 1980’s

Hooligan adventures from 1980 to 1985. The Liverpool crew grew from school gangs. They started out as early years teenagers, getting through tough schools on tough estates. They also had to get by with little or no money, blagging their way through life and getting into grounds in any way they could. They set the styles that effected more than one generation of casuals. These are more stories with contributions from more than one casual. Enjoy thier scary existance and relive the dangerous…

An eventful season (and a half) – A personal account of the second spell of…

In January 2011 Dalglish was appointed Liverpool FC manager for his second spell at Anfield bench. In May 2012 Liverpool FC and him parted company. During those months, Liverpool FC experienced all kinds of highs and lows. This book gathers a range of articles, written from the point of view of a fan, and provides an overview over those months, its highs and lows. A season and a half to remember.

Liverpool 1960-64: Football, Popular Music and Extraordinary Success

On 1st January 1960, only an extreme optimist would have believed that within four years Liverpool and Everton football clubs would both go on to win the English football’s First Division title. Why? Well, at that stage, both were in relative states of despair. During the 1950s, it would not be harsh to describe the teams as embarrassing failures and entering the 60s, the clubs appeared to be continuing on the same path. Everton were lying 17th in the First Division league table and fighting…

Passing Rhythms: Liverpool FC and the Transformation of Football

Liverpool Football Club, in stark contrast to its competitors, remains locally owned, not a conglomerate or media business. Unlike its main rivals, the Liverpool club has been loathe to pursue global markets for merchandizing – though it attracts a huge fandom around the world – and its ambitions remain resolutely fixed on footballing success. No football club has ever had such an extended period of dominance in the English game, nor extended that dominance to Europe so effectively. Many of…

My Autobiography: Kevin Keegan

In his own words, a great footballer and charismatic manager tells it as it was. Hardback bestseller, updated for paperback edition.New
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Everton FC 1890-91: The First Kings of Anfield

As one of the twelve founding Football League clubs in 1888/89, Everton Football Club has a long, proud history. Having played more top-flight League games than any other English team, the Toffees have won the League championship nine times – the fourth best record of any team. The first occasion was in the third season of League football, 1890/91 when the Blues became the first club from Liverpool to collect the League championship trophy from their then base, Anfield. In achieving their…

Inside Bob Paisley’s Liverpool: Kennedy’s Way (Mainstream Sport)

Many years have now passed since the greatest period of European dominance by any English football club came to an end. Between 1977 and 1984, Liverpool won the European Cup an unprecedented four times and established themselves as the number-one team in Europe. It was during the successful European Cup campaigns of 1981 and 1984 that the unlikely figure of Alan Kennedy came to dominate the headlines.

Folk-hero left-back Alan Kennedy – nicknamed ‘Barney Rubble’ by fans after The Flintstones…

Liverpool Quiz Quota: 300 Questions Every Reds Fan Should Know

As a Liverpool supporter, it is important you know of and appreciate the history of this great football club. Since 1892, Liverpool have been plying their trade in the English Football League.

Liverpool are a club rich in history and have undoubtedly one the most well-regarded histories in English football. Whatever happens in the present could not have occurred without the past.

Do you fancy yourself as a Liverpool FC Brainbox? Are you always the ‘right’ one amongst your mates? Do you…