Royal Trent & Shankly’s best – The best Liverpool FC banners making their way to Madrid

Fans have unfurled some brilliant banners ahead of the Champions League final, from making room for No. 6 to basking in Liverpool’s prestigious history.

The creativity from Reds supporters knows no bounds when it comes to expressing their devotion for the team, and it all but ensures Madrid will be overrun with some superb flags and banners over the coming days.

Whether they be comical, political or include an ode to a player or our illustrious history—with a pun or two thrown in for good measure—there’s something for everyone.

And with Madrid just around the corner we have taken a look at some of the best banners which are set to make their way to the Spanish capital, or are being proudly displayed in streets throughout the city.

The first one up is simply sensational, a “first-class” banner heading to Madrid in honour of ‘Royal Trent’.

And it earned the admiration of Trent himself on Twitter: “Love it! If we win I’ll sign it and deliver it back.”

So a signature soon awaits then…

Simple, yet brilliant. “About to climb back on our perch,” never has a truer word been spoken:

A banner befitting of Liverpool’s incredible season, we really are “having the time of our lives,” and long may it continue:

It’s a family affair for the Hughes’ who are basking in the club’s illustrious history on their way to Madrid:

This one certainly speaks for itself:

An ode to Bill Shankly can never go amiss, nor a homage to one of the Kops’ greatest chants:

And another of Liverpool’s classic chants proves as inspiration:

Seriously, No. 6, it’s about time you made your way to Liverpool:

Eleven European trophies. Nine European Cup finals. That’s right, it’s “them Scousers again”:

A brilliantly simple banner where the message is heard, loud and clear:

The Kirkby lads are making their way over to Madrid in style, a superb effort from all involved:

Will the space be filled with a sixth European Cup soon after Saturday?

A retro banner befitting the occasion, and one which is sure to stand out among the sea of red:

Any guesses as to who this street is backing on Saturday?

A simply sensational effort, although this one might be hard to pack up and take to Madrid:

Be sure to stay tuned to This Is Anfield throughout the week for all the latest from Madrid.