Official Site: http://www.liverpoolfc.com
Liverpool Football Club formed in 1892 and their home ground, Anfield, is based in Anfield, Liverpool. The team is otherwise known as 'The Reds' and their current manager is Brendan Rogers, who was appointed number one as recently as 1st June, 2012. Liverpool FC is one of the most successful clubs in British football, despite not having won the Premier League since it began.
The most successful period in the clubs history was during the 1970s and 1980s. In fact, Liverpool won the old First Division a total of 18 times and they finished in second place, as runners up, on twelve separate occasions. Only Manchester United has been more successful than Liverpool in having this many league wins at top-flight football.
The location of this club means that their natural rivals are Everton FC. When these two clubs play against each other, the fixture is often referred to as the Merseyside Derby, but there is also huge rivalry between Liverpool and Manchester United. Liverpool's home colours include red shorts and a red shirt. The kit is manufactured by Adidas and the main club sponsor is a company called Standard Chartered.