Monday of a Champions League final week was a strange day. Stage one was the realisation that Liverpool Football Club will play in the Champions League final on Saturday night. Stage two was when the tedium kicks as you realise that you have to wait 5 full days until kick off. People often say that the average man thinks about sex every 30 seconds, well, I've honestly thought … [Read more...] about Champions League Final Week – The Longest Week.
So here were are, Rome, Liverpool Football Club 5-2 up after a typically mental 1st leg at Anfield. We've arrived within touching distance of Kiev after Jurgen's reds have gone on the absolute march through Europe, leaving their mark in Seville, Moscow, Maribor, Porto and Manchester. It's a place not many would've dreamt we'd find ourselves back in August, when we were handed … [Read more...] about Liverpool Football Club: European Aristocracy And Don’t You Forget It
Ahead of Tuesday's Champions League Quarter Final vs Manchester City, we asked some of our LFCDaytrippers for their predictions ahead of the big game...... Jamie Holme (@JamieHolme) "I can't wait for this one. I said before the first leg that I felt this Liverpool side was tailored made stylistically to cause Manchester City problems and I don't see that changing in … [Read more...] about Champions League Quarter Final: Manchester City vs Liverpool – LFCDaytrippers Predictions
"At Anfield, even experienced players can have a bad start because of the excitement of playing in such a stadium. Pushed by their fans, the Liverpool players seemed unstoppable...." Fabio Capello. As fans we all have special memories from magical European nights at Anfield. They are the type of nights that we still tell our children, friends and family about … [Read more...] about Let Them Never Forget The Night They Came To Anfield
It is all both sets of fans can talk about since the draw took place just under three weeks ago – two of the Premier League’s most attacking teams going head-to-head in a competition with Europe’s elite. The draw triggered an otherwise timid rivalry. Liverpool supporters all hoping and planning for a familiar European atmosphere – pyros, banners and flags lining the streets … [Read more...] about Liverpool vs Manchester City is much more than “just a game”