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/ June 26, 2013 19:22

Liverpool FC honors Footballers From Disability Programme

Tweet A special event has been held at Anfield to celebrate the achievements of children and adults from Liverpool FC Foundation’s disability football programme, Ability Counts. The players were joined by parents and coaches in the Champions Suite at Anfield for their end of season awards’ ceremony. Medals were handed out to all participants while a select few received a […]

/ June 7, 2013 17:23

The Day I Met Jamie Carragher : Deepak ‘The Asian Kop’ Sharma

Tweet Follow The Asian Kop on Twitter – @theasiankop Jamie Carragher on Sky Sports Fantasy FC (Friday 24th May 2013) As soon as I became aware that Jamie Carragher was going to be on Sky Sports Show Fantasy FC (Friday 24th May 2013) I just had to be there. I’m not one for attending shows but the prospect of meeting Jamie […]

/ June 4, 2013 19:07

LFC Foundation Youth Ambassadors Celebrate Employment Programme

Tweet A special event was held at Anfield last week to recognise the achievements of young people on the second phase of a unique programme that provides boys and girls with training and high-profile ambassador opportunities. The Youth Ambassadors Scheme – a partnership launched in April 2012 between Liverpool FC Foundation and Liverpool City Council – has proved to be […]

/ May 29, 2013 10:17

Reds announce pre-season fixture against Vålerenga

Tweet Liverpool Football Club has today announced that they will take part in a pre-season fixture against Vålerenga in Norway. The game will be played at Ullevaal Stadium in Oslo, home of the Tippeligaen League side on Wednesday 7 August with kick-off at 7pm (CEST). Tickets go on sale on Thursday 6th June at 9am (CEST) and can be purchased […]

/ May 29, 2013 09:19

Heysel : 39 Fans Remembered

Tweet Today we remember the 39 fans who died on this day at Heysel Stadium in Belgium, 28 years ago. Liverpool were to play Italian side Juventus as defending champions in the 1985 European Cup final, a year on from defeating AS Roma at the Stadio Olimpico to lift the trophy for the fourth time in the club’s history. But […]

/ May 25, 2013 09:51

I Was There 25th May 2005 Istanbul : Ganesh ‘Gani’ Sharma

Tweet On this day eight years ago, Liverpool FC lifted the European Cup for the fifth time. Arguably the greatest game in the clubs history, the European Cup now takes pride of place at Liverpool’s training ground in Melwood. One Kopite who travelled to Istanbul on that famous night, recalls how he went through a roller coaster ride of emotions, […]