Gerard Houllier

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - SUNDAY, APRIL 9th, 2006: The Paisley Gateway outside the Spion Kop at Liverpool Football Club's Anfield home. The gates are a tribute to the most successful manager in English football history, Bob Paisley OBE, who managed the Merseyside club from 1974-1983. (Pic by Dan Istitene/Propaganda)

We take an in-depth look at Liverpool FC's financial history within English football since the mid-eighties - with some interesting findings. I cannot stand the...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MAY 1996: Liverpool's David Thompson in action against West Ham United during the FA Youth Cup Final 2nd Leg at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With the international break in full flow, Ben Twelves caught up with David Thompson this week, with the former Reds midfielder discussing his time...
BANGKOK, THAILAND - Friday, July 26, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during a press conference at the Plaza Athenee Hotel ahead of their preseason friendly match against Thailand. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

PJ Vaughan uses data from the last 19 years, through eight manager terms, to analyse the success and importance of the Liverpool's transfer strategies in...
BANGKOK, THAILAND - Friday, July 26, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during a press conference at the Plaza Athenee Hotel ahead of their preseason friendly match against Thailand. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Aaron Cutler looks back on the summers of 2002 and 2009 when Liverpool failed to build on second placed finishes. We've been here before. A...
HULL, ENGLAND - Sunday, December 1, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers before the Premiership match against Hull City at the KC Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

The 41-year-old is doing a superb job in charge of the Reds, but Brendan Rodgers must be wary of making the same errors two...
Liverpool, England - Wednesday, November 27th, 1996: Liverpool's Robbie Fowler in action during the 4-2 victory over Arsenal during the 4th Round of the League Cup at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Aaron Cutler profiles one of Liverpool’s all-time greats, God himself. Every kid needs a hero, someone to inspire, imitate and idolise. For myself and thousands...
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Saturday, April 5, 2003: Liverpool's manager Ge?rard Houllier walks out to face Manchester United during the Premiership match at Old Trafford. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Monday marked 12 years since Gerard Houllier's Liverpool side were named Team of the Year at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards....
MONACO, FRANCE - Friday, August 24, 2001: Liverpool's Gary McAllister (left), Robbie Fowler (centre) and Jamie Carragher (right) with the UEFA Super Cup trophy after beating Bayern Munich 3-2 at the Stade Louis II in Monaco. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

As part of a weekly feature, Henry Jackson is remembering a past Anfield hero, and the effect he had on Liverpool Football Club. It's...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Friday, August 8, 2008: Liverpool's Xabi Alonso shaks hands with manager Rafael Benitez after being substituted during a pre-season friendly match against SS Lazio at Anfield. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool have been blessed with some top class managers in their history, but that's not to mean they haven't made some shocking decisions while...
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Saturday, April 5, 2003: Liverpool's manager Ge?rard Houllier walks out to face Manchester United during the Premiership match at Old Trafford. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Modern football "supporters" often have a very acid tongue, choosing to remember the worst - effectively re-writing history to suit their agenda. More often than...
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Wednesday, December 3, 2008: Manchester City's Ched Evans and Paris Saint-Germain's Mamadou Sakho during the UEFA Cup Round of 32 Group A match at the City of Manchester Stadium. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Jamie Carragher's attention to Mamadou Sakho was alerted to him by former Liverpool boss Gerard Houllier in a charity match last year. Liverpool made Sakho...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - SATURDAY FEBRUARY 5th 2005: A general view of Liverpool's Anfield stadium during the Premiership match against Fulham. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Whatever lemons footballers may throw at us, Liverpool have seen it all before and come through strongly and successfully, writes Joseph Copeland. Professional footballers are...

With three new cut price transfers arriving at Liverpool this week, Matt Sproston looks back at the bargain bin signings from years gone by. It...

On the day that Michael Owen announced his retirement from football at the end of the season, Ste Speed provides an in-depth profile of...

On the day Michael Owen announced his upcoming retirement from football, Aaron Cutler looks back on the former Liverpool striker's career. When Michael Owen departed...

Last season’s 2-0 win at the Emirates Stadium was Liverpool’s first victory at Arsenal’s home ground in 13 attempts. However, Liverpool’s away record against...
Robbed Book

In his fascinating new autobiography, ex-Liverpool defender Rob Jones relives the highs and lows of his rollercoaster eight-year spell playing for his boyhood heroes. In...

Former Liverpool boss Gerard Houllier has given his full support to Kenny Dalglish to steer the Reds in the right direction of glory, and says there is far too much expectation at the club.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Saturday, April 5, 2003: Liverpool's manager Ge?rard Houllier walks out to face Manchester United during the Premiership match at Old Trafford. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

In September 1969 a twenty-two year old Frenchman was standing on the Kop watching Liverpool thrash Irish side Dundalk 10-0. This was the start...

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