Liverpool still labour in the shadow of Bill Shankly

“In the tapes he made with John Roberts for his autobiography, Bill Shankly’s voice suddenly leaps to great oratorical heights when the talk moves round to the abject state Liverpool were in when he joined in 1959. The exchange would haunt the Kop as they gather to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Shankly’s arrival during tonight’s home game against Wigan.” (Guardian)

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