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This Is Anfield

This Is Anfield –
The Official Illustrated History of Liverpool FC’s Legendary Stadium
By Mark Platt with William Hughes
Carlton Books – £25.00

It’s there to remind our lads who they’re playing for and to remind the opposition who they’re playing against. 621 more words

The Beatles

More than Life and Death?

Bill Shankly put it best when he said:

“Some people believe football is a matter of life and death, I am very disappointed with that attitude.

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Deepdale, Preston North End

Deepdale. The name has a romantic ring to it. Somehow reminiscent of Rivendell from Lord of the Rings. Home of Preston North End since 1875 (although admittedly the first years as a cricket and after that a rugby club), the venue with the longest continued history of football playing in the world. 1,889 more words

Football Grounds

Soccer Is Not a Zero Sum Game

The youth sports culture (especially soccer) is in need of change.  The needed change is not one of rules or procedures but culture.  The norms and beliefs surrounding youth sports are largely influenced by the adults that administer the delivery of the sport.   1,854 more words

Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it’s much more serious than that. – Bill Shankly http://ift.tt/1P6Dgeu

Bill Shankly

I’m a people’s man – only the people matter. – Bill Shankly http://ift.tt/1XwaMfF

Bill Shankly

Liverpool 3* - 0 Villareal

Ain’t nothing you can do about it!  Liverpool advance to the Europa League finals, 3-1 on aggregate. 273 more words

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