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Barcelona, Spain - Wednesday, February 21, 2007: Liverpool's John Arne Riise celebrates winning the first goal against FC Barcelona during the UEFA Champions League First Knockout Round 1st Leg match at the Nou Camp. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Golf clubs and irony as defiant Liverpool leave Nou Camp stunned

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp celebrates after the Premier League match at Selhurst Park, London. ( Adam Davy/PA Wire/PA Images)

Riise confident Jurgen Klopp’s style will bring trophies to Liverpool

LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, February 10, 2008: Liverpool's John Arne Riise in action against Chelsea during the Premiership match at Stamford Bridge. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

John Arne Riise: A divisive figure who would have shone under Jurgen Klopp

10 more great Liverpool volleys to rival Emre Can’s Watford wonder

Fabio Aurelio, Emiliano Insua, John Arne Riise, Stig Inge Bjornebye

Two decades of hurt: Why can’t Liverpool solve their left-back woes?

Alberto Moreno and the demonisation of the full back

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, November 4, 2001: Liverpool's John Arne Riise celebrates scoring the second goal against Manchester United during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

John Arne Riise’s Top 10 Liverpool Goals

LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, February 10, 2008: Liverpool's John Arne Riise in action against Chelsea during the Premiership match at Stamford Bridge. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Former Liverpool left-back John Arne Riise announces retirement

LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, February 10, 2008: Liverpool's John Arne Riise in action against Chelsea during the Premiership match at Stamford Bridge. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool in need of “a real leader” and a new spine – John Arne Riise

Liverpool must look to address problems with their spine in the summer transfer window, believes former Reds left-back John Arne Riise.

Liverpool Lifetime XI: Scousers, South Americans & Spaniards Galore

Next up in our Liverpool Lifetime XI challenge series is This is Anfield feature writer and match reporter Henry Jackson, with a 21st century selection.

Liverpool Lifetime XI: Gerrard, Alonso and Fowler star in modern-day selection

The latest in our Liverpool Lifetime XI challenge series is This is Anfield columnist Aaron Cutler, whose lineup is a feast of modern-era talent.

LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 17, 2011: Liverpool's Dirk Kuyt celebrates scoring an injury time equalising goal from the penalty spot against Arsenal during the Premiership match at the Emirates Stadium. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Divided Opinion: 5 Liverpool players who fans never agreed on

Numerous Liverpool players down the years have split opinion among fans, and Henry Jackson takes a look at some of the most divisive Reds stars.

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, November 4, 2001: Liverpool's John Arne Riise celebrates scoring the second goal against Manchester United during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

“You guys gave me goosebumps and tears in my eyes”, says John Arne Riise

Former Liverpool defender John Arne Riise has spoken of his joy at taking part in Steven Gerrard’s charity match on Sunday.

LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, February 10, 2008: Liverpool's John Arne Riise in action against Chelsea during the Premiership match at Stamford Bridge. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

“I should have stayed” – Riise reveals regret over leaving Liverpool

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND. TUESDAY, MAY 3rd, 2005: Liverpool's Luis Garcia, John Arne Riise and Steven Gerrard celebrate the opening goal against Chelsea during the UEFA Champions League Semi Final 2nd Leg at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Former Red confirms invite to Steven Gerrard Charity Match

NORWICH, ENGLAND - MONDAY JANUARY 3rd 2005: Liverpool's John Arne Riise celebrates scoring the second goal against Norwich City during the Premiership match at Carrow Road. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool FC’s Most Memorable Premier League Left-Backs

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 24, 2009: Liverpool's Sami Hyypia, holding his son, waves goodbye the the Anfield crowd after a decade of service for the Reds. Liverpool defeated Tottenham Hotspur 3-1 on the final day of the Premiership season to finish second in the League. (Photo by: David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool’s Top 5 Defensive Signings In The Premier League Era

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, March 6, 2011: Liverpool's Dirk Kuyt celebrates scoring his hat-trick after scoring the third goal against Manchester United during the Premiership match at Anfield. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Top 10 Liverpool goals against Man United

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - TUESDAY JANUARY 11th 2005: Liverpool's Jamie Carragher chats with team-mate Djimi Traore before the League Cup Semi-Final 1st Leg at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

A 20 year headache: Liverpool’s long search for a top class left back

LFC 0-1 Fulham – Reds show no desire

Martin Skrtel’s own goal was the only goal of a poor game at Anfield as Liverpool suffered another defeat.