We had an extremely tough semi-final against Portsmouth who we narrowly beat on penalties in the replay and we were expecting them to follow Pompey's example.

1996-1999) A bit of a blast from the past here, Kvarme was signed from Norwegian club Rosenberg by Roy Evans. We've got all the results from official games, appearance stats, goal stats and basically every conceivable statistic from 1892 to the present, every single line-up and substitutions. Liverpool at a glance: The compact squad overview with all players and data in the season Overall statistics of current season. I was particularly pleased for Rushie as after everything he had done for the club, lifting a major honour as captain was a special moment and achievement for him and one of the high points during his time at Liverpool. Liverpool's record appearance-maker is Ian Callaghan, who made 857 appearances between 1958 and 1978. Squad size: The only real option I had to keep the ball from hitting the back of the net was to handle it, which would have resulted in them being awarded a penalty and myself an early shower and then rely on David James saving the spot kick.

We were a young squad and were in our full season under Roy; also it had been three years since the FA Cup triumph against Sunderland which was regarded as a real drought for Liverpool Football Club. They have played at their current home ground, Anfield, since their foundation in 1892. It's easy for me to say now, that if it hadn't been for my injuries I would have had a long successful international career and would have gone on to play more than 50 times for England. The first leg was at Anfield and we gave Liverpool an early shock when Andy Sussex scored after eight minutes. Liverpool Football Club is an English professional association football club based in Liverpool, Merseyside, who currently play in the Premier League.They have played at their current home ground, Anfield, since their foundation in 1892.Liverpool entered the Lancashire League in their first season, winning the league.

Maybe, I would have, who knows?

Ian Rush is the club's record goalscorer; he scored 346 goals in his 16 years at Liverpool.

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For using this site, please activate JavaScript. However, that wasn't to be the case and I only won 8 caps for England in my career. It all happened in a split second and sadly I was unable to prevent them from scoring and ultimately from winning the cup.

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Absolutely, it was a blow for me; however, at the time I tried not to let it get me down too much due to everything I had achieved that season at Liverpool. No weights, no light jogging, just complete rest for four months. One goal was always going to win it and unfortunately for us they got it through Cantona’s volley. Ha ha, I hit the woodwork a few times and went close but it’s something that didn't really bother me, at the end of the day I was a defender not a striker. I'd been playing in agony for as long as I could remember. I remember winning a header earlier on against Giggs, so that settled my nerves. Therefore, there is little difference between me and let’s say a player who starts playing at the age of 20 and finishes at 32. All the lads got back on the coach to Anfield whilst Graeme told me to travel back in the car with him.

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I remember during my first season as a red watching the highlights back after the last home game of the season against Man Utd in 1992. It’s easy to analyse it now. Players are listed according to the date of their first team début for the club.

This page displays a detailed overview of the club's current squad. The club had recently mourned the loss of the great Bob Paisley and many supporters felt it would be fitting to dedicate an FA Cup triumph in his memory, sadly that wasn’t the case. The club applied to The Football League, to become members of the Second Division in the following season, their application was accepted. All of them are legendary players and some were even my heroes when I used to watch from the Kop. I know the League Cup is seen as a trophy that isn’t as important as others but it was important for us at that time. A unique talent whose attributes are yet to be repeated in another player, not only at Liverpool, but in football as a whole. I was actually on the goal line and didn’t react in time.

Since playing their first competitive match, more than 800 players have made a competitive first-team appearance for the club, of whom 216 players have made at least 100 appearances (including substitute appearances); those players are listed here. A difficult one, as when I started greats such as Steve Nicol, Ian Rush, Ray Houghton, John Barnes, Ronnie Whelan and Bruce Grobbelaar were still at the club. Positions are listed according to the tactical formations that were employed at the time.

Initially a right back, ... Belfast-born goalkeeper Scott remains one of the most popular players in Liverpool history after a 21-year-stint as The Kop’s number one from 1914. The day of the match is a bit of a blur.

Despite the heavy scorelines, I thought I made a decent account of myself. I was still young and obviously thought there would be more tournaments to come.

The problem with my shins persisted which eventually ruled me out of the tournament. At half-time, Graeme Souness and Roy Evans just told me to carry on playing the way I was playing during the first half.

Rush is the only player to score more than 300 goals for Liverpool; only three other players have scored more than 200 goals for the club.

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It also contains a table with average age, cumulative market value and average market value for each player position and overall. Yes, it certainly was. The history of Liverpool can be traced back to 1190 when the place was known as 'Liuerpul', possibly meaning a pool or creek with muddy water, though other origins of the name have been suggested. players (25–99 appearances), List of Liverpool F.C. whose contribution had a big impact on the club. Liverpool Football Club is an English professional association football club based in Liverpool, Merseyside, who currently play in the Premier League.

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Nevertheless, I'm proud to say I represented my country at the highest level but I must admit part of me does feel that I could have done a lot more on the international stage.

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When I watch the slow motion replay back now, I always expect myself to chest the ball to safety or to get my leg to it. I wouldn't be able to do anything. 26.6, Foreigners: Teams used to realise that in order to stop Liverpool they had to stop Macca.

Regarding the cup final I was worried I was going to miss it due to a shin injury I sustained during the 2-0 win against Man United in the last home game of the season. The overall winner was Kenny Dalglish ahead of Steven Gerrard. It was a great experience for me.

Jamie Carragher has made the second most appearances with 737. Liverpool entered the Lancashire League in their first season, winning the league. Since that time the club's first team has competed in numerous nationally and internationally organised competitions. Yes, you’re right; people often assume that my playing career was a relatively short one, as it ended when I was just 28.

Right-backs aren’t supposed to be this important to reigning European champions and Premier League leaders. In the second leg at Gresty Road Liverpool won 4-1, Ian Rush scored a hat-trick to make the tie 9-2 on aggregate. View Liverpool FC squad and player information on the official website of the Premier League. However, that was just a wake-up call for the Reds as they went on to beat us 5-1. [1], A poll of 110,000 Liverpool F.C. We all knew how good he was but on that day at Wembley he was at his best and ran the show. United had just clinched the title so all the spotlight was upon us to deliver. However, from my generation the best player I played with was my friend and colleague here at the academy Steve McManaman. [221] (Note: not all of these players made over 100 appearances for the club).

I used to get some good banter from the Liverpool fans, every time I shot for goal. We have got all the match results from 1892 to today along with great player profiles Rob Jones - Right-back destined for the top - LFChistory - Stats galore for Liverpool FC! I insisted that I saw another specialist and by coincidence I was sent to one of the practices I attended when I was back in Crewe.

: 54. I was devastated. This was the moment I was waiting for although on the inside I was extremely nervous and startled, on the outside I tried to maintain my composure and told Graeme that I would be ready for the game. On the one hand, this is true, as many other players carry on playing well into their 30s. He told me I would need at least three or months of complete rest which painfully ruled me out of Euro 96. I kept Ryan at bay during the first half, I remember he tried to take me on a few times but fortunately I was able to keep up with his pace. It was during that short drive from West Derby to Anfield that Graeme informed me that I will be making my debut on Sunday, against Manchester United at Old Trafford and marking Ryan Giggs. Discover profiles, images and videos featuring all of your LFC players.

Yes, against Bolton, and it was an occasion that proved Macca had arrived as a world class performer. It’s easy to play the 'if' game. LFChistory.net is all about the history of Liverpool FC. Ronnie Whelan was captain, Rush, Barnes, McMahon and Grobbelaar were playing and my idol Kenny Dalglish was the manager. When Steve played in the free role just behind the two strikers he was unplayable. The doctors at Melwood then reiterated his instructions.