Archive for the On This Day Category


On This Day 13th November

On this day 13th November 1974 we signed one of my favourite players. A player that rightly went on to enjoy legendary status with us. Step forward the one and only Terry McDermott. Think of the most industrious, hard working, energetic midfielder you can imagine, then compare those attributes to those McDermott displayed week in, […]

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On This Day 11th November

On this day 11th November, 1970, Liverpool completed the signing of striker John Toshack. He signed for a club record fee at the time of £110,000 from his hometown club, Cardiff City. It is incredible to think isn’t it

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On This Day 12th October 1895

As this is the build up to what will no doubt be another epic encounter with arch rivals, Manchester United, we reflect on this day 12th October 1895. On this day, we met our soon-to-be bitter rivals for the first time. Although at the time they were known as Newton Heath. No videos I’m afraid […]

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On This Day 8th October 2015

On this day 8th October 2015, Liverpool announced the appointment of new manager, Jurgen Klopp, after the dismissal of Brendan Rodgers. It was so very apparent that Liverpool’s next manager after Rodgers needed to be a well established, top coach with a proven, successful background.

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On This Day 6th October 1991

Is it really that long ago!! I remember it so well. On this day 6th October 1991 saw Rob Jones make his debut for Liverpool. Just 48 hours after signing for the team he supported as a boy, Jones made his debut for the Reds. More like a baptism of fire really. The debut, as […]

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On This Day 4th October 2015

On this day 4th October 2015 was a very significant in our most recent history. After a hard fought 1-1 draw with Everton at Goodison Park, Fenway Sports Group made the decision to sack manager, Brendan Rodgers. This decision came after a poor start for Liverpool in the 2015/16 season. The general consensus of opinion […]

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On This Day 3rd October 2010

Not sure where you all stand on the fans rumblings about current boss Jurgen Klopp. For me, I think it is nonsense to hear some fans want him out. Each to their own opinion though. The thing is, if you are one of the fans looking for Klopp’s tenure to end, may I just say […]

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On This Day – 18th September 1991

What happened on this day in earlier years? The 18th September 1991 saw Liverpool return to the European stage after their post Heysel ban. We all know what happened at the Heysel Stadium in 1985. A tragic disaster that saw English clubs banned from European competitions until the 1990/91 season for all clubs apart from […]

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On This Day-20th September 2006

Our “On This Day-20th September 2006” trip down Memory Lane is a corker. We have all seen spectacular goals at Anfield. Stevie G against Olympiakos in the successful 2004/05 campaign for instance. So many more of Gerrard’s to remember as well. How much time would you have relive the many belters from Luis Suarez? Robbie Fowler […]

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On This Day – February 21st 2007

Rafa Benitez took Liverpool to another European Cup Final in 2007. On the way to that final we went to the Nou Camp, Barcelona on 21st February and triumphed by 2-1. In doing so, we confirmed our status of being the only English side to have won there playing against Barcelona (Man Utd won there […]

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