Liverpool Fc

By: Natalie Halimi

Liverpool Football Club is an English football club based in Anfield Park, Liverpool. The club, also known by the nickname "The Reds", is one of the most successful clubs in England. Liverpool's colors are red and white; their home colors are red and away colors are all white. The club's badge presents a liver bird inside the shield, as a traditional symbol of Liverpool. Liverpool's anthem is "You'll never walk alone"; this phrase is also written on the stadium gates.

was founded in 1892 by the holder of Anfield stadium. The club has won their first Football League championship in 1901 and a second championship in 1906. Liverpool has won eighteen English League titles, five European Cups, FA Cups and League Cups.

Liverpool's longest traditional rivalry is with Everton, Merseyside team, after a dispute with Everton officials. Liverpool has a rivalry with Manchester United because of the success, which both club share. Liverpool fans were involved in several disasters; the most known of them is the Hillsborough disaster in 1989, when overcrowding caused the deaths of 96 fans.

Liverpool has a large fan base and the fourth-highest average attendance. Liverpool fans call themselves "Kopites", meaning "on the Kop at Anfield". They sing the anthem "You'll never walk alone", read in special fan magazines, which present latest title="Liverpool rumors">Liverpool rumors and Liverpool gossip. The club also gains the attention of media and the press; Liverpool matches are covered on TV and are watched by millions of fans.

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