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Despite finishing fifth in Benítez's first season, Liverpool won the , beating 3—2 in a after the match ended with a score of 3—3. Liverpool suffered its second Cup Final defeat in 1950, playing against Arsenal. This produced the most significant changes to Liverpool's city centre since the post-war reconstruction. Viewed as one of the biggest rivalries in world football, it is considered the most famous fixture in English football. Union of European Football Associations. Many stadiums in England had stands named after Spion Kop, but Anfield's was the largest of them at the time; it could hold more supporters than some entire football grounds. The chief conductor of the orchestra is. Its growth was paralleled by the expansion of the city throughout the. It won consecutive League championships in 1922 and 1923, but did not win another trophy until the 1946—47 season, when the club won the First Division for a fifth time under the control of ex- centre half. Around the north of the city centre several new skyscrapers have also been constructed including the award-winning and , which at 140m is. However, the longest run of days without any rainfall was 41 days between 16 July and 25 August 1995. Despite the 38 league titles and nine European Cups between them the two rivals have rarely been successful at the same time — Liverpool's run of titles in the 1970s and 1980s coincided with Manchester United's 26-year title drought, and United's success in the -era has likewise coincided with Liverpool's ongoing drought, and the two clubs have finished first and second in the league only five times. Significant rebuilding followed the war, including massive housing estates and the , the largest dock project in Britain. In 1992, to commemorate the centennial of the club, a new badge was commissioned, including a representation of the. The late Georgian The City of Liverpool is governed by the and , and is one of six metropolitan boroughs that combine to make up the. The local rail network is managed and run by and provides links throughout Merseyside and beyond see below , while the national network, which is managed by , provides Liverpool with connections to major towns and cities across the England. As a result of the tragedy, English clubs were banned from participating in European competition for five years; Liverpool received a ten-year ban, which was later reduced to six years. He oversaw the most successful period in Liverpool's history before stepping down in 1990. This is reflected in the equally diverse collection of religious buildings, including two Christian cathedrals. External links Wikimedia Commons has media related to. Liverpool was sold to Fenway Sports Group on 15 October 2010 for £300m. The largest of these developments has been , which has seen almost £1 billion invested in the redevelopment of 42 acres 170,000 m 2 of land, providing new retail, commercial, residential and leisure space. Amongst the other buildings in the area are the , the former headquarters , the and , which is considered to be one of the earliest style buildings ever built. It has since gained popularity among fans of other clubs around the world. Nonetheless the city remains one of the most important ports in the United Kingdom, handling over 32. Much of the immediate reconstruction of the city centre has been deeply unpopular. The traditional Chinese gateway erected in Liverpool's Chinatown is the largest gateway outside China. Its articles of foundation provided the framework for the. During the of the early 1930s, unemployment peaked at around 30% in the city. Liverpool was involved in the closest finish to a league season during the 1988—89 season. Disagreements between Gillett and Hicks, and the fans' lack of support for them, resulted in the pair looking to sell the club. However, plans to redevelop parts of the Liverpool have been marred by. Liverpool and Manchester are sometimes considered as one large polynuclear metropolitan area, or. Her first poems, dedicated to the , were published in Liverpool in 1808, when she was only fourteen, arousing the interest of , who briefly corresponded with her. Liverpool is one of the Labour Party's key strongholds; however the city has seen hard times under Labour governments as well, particularly in the late 1978 and early 1979 when Liverpool suffered public sector strikes along with the rest of the United Kingdom but also suffered the particularly humiliating misfortune of having grave-diggers going on strike, leaving the dead unburied. After his father's death, Cavafy's mother brought him in 1872 at the age of nine to Liverpool where he spent part of his childhood being educated. In 1829 and 1836 the first in the world were constructed under Liverpool. The , opened in 1886, incorporated the world's first tunnel under a tidal estuary and the world's first. The area is dominated by , of which the most prominent, , is widely regarded as the best example of a neo-classical building anywhere in Europe. During the period 1981-2010, Crosby recorded an average of 32. The contiguous built-up area extends beyond the area administered by into adjoining local authority areas, particularly parts of and. The deal valued the club and its outstanding debts at £218. Wikinews has news related to:. Liverpool finished second in the with 97 points, losing only one game: a points record for a non-title winning side. He came into the dressing room one day and threw a pair of red shorts to Ronnie Yeats. The resulting weight of people caused a retaining wall to collapse, killing 39 fans, mostly Italians. The green belt was first drawn up in 1983 under Merseyside County Council and the size in the city amounts to 530 hectares 5. City Sights and City explorer by Maghull coaches offer a. As part of the redevelopment the capacity of Anfield was to increase from 45,276 to approximately 60,000 and would cost approximately £150m. His successor was who became chairman in 1990. Opened in 2008 the 11,000-seat arena hosted the the same year and since then has held host to world-renowned acts such as , , , , , , , , , ,. Their co-founder singer and composer was killed in New York City in 1980, after the Beatles stopped performing together. Many support organisations were set up in the wake of the disaster, such as the Hillsborough Justice Campaign, which represents bereaved families, survivors and supporters in their efforts to secure justice. Liverpool is officially governed by a , as when was disbanded civic functions were returned to a district borough level. The two clubs alternated as champions between and , and Manchester United became the first English team to win the European Cup in , followed by Liverpool's four European Cup victories. This was all part of a £260 million project to improve the Anfield area. Although, Liverpool Airport recorded a temperature of 35. The hill was the site of the in the , where over 300 men of the Lancashire Regiment died, many of them from Liverpool. Early history 's of 1207 announced the foundation of the borough of Liverpool. The in the Toxteth area of Liverpool Liverpool contains several synagogues, of which the Grade I listed is architecturally the most notable. The only other branded shirts worn by the club were made by until 1985, when they were replaced by , who produced the kits until 1996 when took over. In this period, race riots also took place in , and , and there had been incidents in , , , and. However, as the Dee began to silt up, maritime trade from Chester became increasingly difficult and shifted towards Liverpool on the neighbouring. Position Player 18 20 22 23 24 26 27 32 47 48 51 62 66 67 72 Out on loan Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under. The Kop was built in 1906 due to the high turnout for matches and was called the Oakfield Road Embankment initially. The club's supporters have been involved in two major tragedies: the , where escaping fans were pressed against a collapsing wall at the in Brussels, with 39 people — mostly Italians and fans — dying, after which English clubs were given a five-year ban from European competition, and the in 1989, where 96 Liverpool supporters died in a against perimeter fencing. In the 17th century there was slow progress in trade and population growth. The Hillsborough memorial, which is engraved with the names of the 96 people who died in the. There is also a and a reform Synagogue. During the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Liverpool was attracting from across Europe. Players First-team squad As of 1 January 2020 Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under. The gallery houses the modern art collection of the Tate in the North of England and was, until the opening of , the largest exhibition space dedicated to modern art in the United Kingdom. The majority of buildings in the city date from the late-18th century onwards, the period during which the city grew into one of the foremost powers in the. Liverpool has also held Europe's largest music and poetry event, the , three times, despite being in England, in 1884, 1900, and 1929. In 1830, Liverpool and became the first cities to have an intercity rail link, through the. Fagan had announced his retirement just before the disaster and was appointed as. Liverpool also has the highest average league finishing position 3. The population continued to rise rapidly, especially during the 1840s when migrants began arriving by the hundreds of thousands as a result of the. At its peak, the stand could hold 28,000 spectators and was one of the largest single-tier stands in the world. The last player to be transferred between the two clubs was , who moved to Liverpool from Manchester United in 1964. Liverpool is the 6th most visited city in the United Kingdom and one of the 100 most visited cities in the world by international tourists. During the Second World War, the critical strategic importance of Liverpool was recognised by both and. Liverpool inventor was a visionary in toy development and manufacture; he produced three of the most popular lines of toys in the 20th century: , and. Liverpool has long-standing rivalries with and. Liverpool established itself as a major force in English and European football in the 1970s and 1980s when , , and led the club to a combined eleven League titles and four European Cups. In 1989, after a five-month trial in Belgium, 14 Liverpool fans were given three-year sentences for involuntary manslaughter; half of the terms were suspended. In recent years, many parts of Liverpool's city centre have undergone significant redevelopment and regeneration after years of decline. Along with handling general cargo, freight, and raw materials such as coal and cotton, the city merchants were involved in the. Liverpool was designated as a joint for 2008. The new design was approved by the Council in November 2007. The team changed from red shirts and white shorts to an all-red home strip in 1964 which has been used ever since. Since Roman times, the nearby city of on the had been the region's principal port on the. The road running between the two cathedrals is called , a coincidence which pleases believers. The first , , High School for Girls, council house and Juvenile Court were all founded in Liverpool. The contract with Carlsberg, which was signed in 1992, was the longest-lasting agreement in English top-flight football. Liverpool has been described as a global brand; a 2010 report valued the club's trademarks and associated intellectual property at £141m, an increase of £5m on the previous year. Its first game was on 1 September 1906 when the home side beat Stoke City 1—0. The Overhead Railway was the first railway in the world to use , the first to employ automatic signalling, and the first to install an escalator. During the 2008—09 season Liverpool achieved 86 points, its highest Premier League points total, and finished as runners up to. As trade from the , including sugar, surpassed that of Ireland and Europe, and as the continued to silt up, Liverpool began to grow with increasing rapidity. Numerous private homes were also built during this era. Liverpool reached the European Cup final again in 1985, against at the. The dance music festival was established by the Liverpool-based clubbing brand which started life as a weekly event at Nation nightclub. Shankly won promotion to the First Division and the club's first league title since 1947. Due to prior to the 2010 election, the constituency was merged with most of to form the cross-boundary seat. Culture As with other large cities, Liverpool is an important cultural centre within the United Kingdom, incorporating music, performing arts, museums and art galleries, literature and nightlife amongst others. Liverpool has had a Jewish community since the mid-18th century. Some of the most significant redevelopment projects include new buildings in the , the , , the , the , the , and the. The annual horse race takes place at. After the Hillsborough disaster there was a government review of stadium safety. Liverpool players in grey during their 4—1 win against Manchester United at Old Trafford on 14 March 2009 Liverpool's longest-established rivalry is with fellow Liverpool team Everton, against whom they contest the. The Shankly Gates, erected in honour of former manager The club's supporters have been involved in two stadium disasters. The club was promoted back into the First Division in 1962 and won it in 1964, for the first time in 17 years. The findings of the Taylor Report precipitated the redevelopment of the Kemlyn Road Stand, which was rebuilt in 1992, coinciding with the centenary of the club, and was known as the Centenary Stand until 2017 when it was renamed the Kenny Dalglish Stand. Souness was replaced by , and Liverpool went on to win the 1995 Football League Cup Final. In 1966, the club won the First Division but lost to in the final. The main cause of the poor rating was attributed to the council's poor handling of tax-payer money, including the accumulation of a £20m shortfall on Capital of Culture funding. Shankly retired soon afterwards and was replaced by his assistant, Bob Paisley. An extra tier was added to the Anfield Road end in 1998, which further increased the capacity of the ground but gave rise to problems when it was opened. Liverpool continued to wear red shirts and white shorts until 1964, when manager Bill Shankly decided to change to an all red strip. Liverpool won the League, League Cup and European Cup in Fagan's first season, becoming the first English side to win three trophies in a season. Often regarded as the city's finest piece of , the building is known as one of the most extravagantly decorated civic buildings anywhere in Britain. Situated 2 miles 3 km from Liverpool city centre, it was originally used by Everton before the club moved to Goodison Park after a dispute over rent with Anfield owner John Houlding. To the west of the city, the and connect Liverpool with the , including , and. At the , all were won by Labour with representation being from , , and respectively. Moores owned 51 percent of the club, and in 2004 expressed his willingness to consider a bid for his shares in Liverpool. Since 1908 it has acted as a centre for arts in Liverpool. One of Liverpool's oldest surviving churches, , served the Polish community in its final years as a place of worship. He not only became a world expert on the etymology of , but composed the music to and the. Ninety-four fans died that day; the 95th victim died in hospital from his injuries four days later and the 96th died nearly four years later, without regaining consciousness. Planning permission was granted in July 2004, and in September 2006, Liverpool City Council agreed to grant Liverpool a on the proposed site. November 2016 saw the official opening of , an extension to the port that allows vessels to dock in Liverpool. In 2007, the city celebrated the 800th anniversary of the founding of the borough of Liverpool, for which a number of events were planned. Tops of the Kops: The Complete Guide to Liverpool's Kits. Liverpool was the site of Britain's first provincial airport, operating from 1930. The place appearing as Leyrpole, in a legal record of 1418, may also refer to Liverpool. There are three mosques in Liverpool: the largest and main one, , in the area of the city and a mosque recently opened in the district of the city. As well as the directly elected mayor, there is the ceremonial lord mayor or civic mayor who is elected by the full city council at its annual general meeting in May, and stands for one year in office. Recent tornadoes or funnel clouds have been seen in 1998, 2014 and 2018. A is located on the city's waterfront. Several areas of the city centre were granted status by in 2004. The next year twin flames were added at either side, symbolic of the Hillsborough memorial outside Anfield, where an burns in memory of those who died in the Hillsborough disaster. In February 2008, Liverpool City Council was reported to be the worst-performing council in the country, receiving just a one star rating classified as inadequate. Liverpool's is the fifth-largest in the United Kingdom, with a population of 2. The , , and were all established in the 1800s to serve Liverpool's growing German, Greek, Nordic and Jewish communities, respectively. When construction was completed on the new Main stand the capacity of Anfield was increased to 54,074. Since then, the city has continued to produce hundreds of —musicians from Liverpool have produced 56 , more than any other city in the world. It was as flawed as much subsequent town planning renewal in the 1950s and 1960s. A new multimillion-pound expansion to the Port of Liverpool, , is scheduled to be operational from the end of 2015, and is projected to greatly increase the volume of cargo which Liverpool is able to handle. His uncle was also a shareholder at Liverpool and was chairman of Everton from 1961 to 1973. Also on Castle Street is the Grade I listed , constructed between 1845 and 1848, as one of only three provincial branches of the national bank. Kopites in Stand Liverpool is one of the best supported clubs in the world. A High Court judge, , ruled in favour of the creditors and paved the way for the sale of the club to formerly New England Sports Ventures , although Gillett and Hicks still had the option to appeal. Liverpool's skyline is visible in the background Transport in Liverpool is primarily centred on the city's road and rail networks, both of which are extensive and provide links across the United Kingdom. Liverpool is the English district by population, and the largest in Merseyside and the. In 2007, a new was opened in Liverpool, located alongside the in the city centre. The capacity of the stadium at the time was 20,000, although only 100 spectators attended Liverpool's first match at Anfield. Position Player 16 at until 30 June 2020 53 at until 30 June 2020 54 at until 30 June 2020 58 at until 30 June 2020 59 at until 30 June 2020 No. The city is closely associated with the arts, ; the popularity of , who are regarded as , contributed to the city's status as a tourist destination. In 2007, over 60% of all employment in the city was in the public administration, education, health, banking, finance and insurance sectors. In May 2010, accounts were released showing the holding company of the club to be £350m in debt due to leveraged takeover with losses of £55m, causing auditor to qualify its audit opinion. The Roman Catholic , on Mount Pleasant next to , was initially planned to be even larger. Rainfall, although light, is quite a common occurrence in Liverpool, with the wettest month on record being August 1956, which recorded 8. The resulting paved the way for legislation that required top-division teams to have all-seater stadiums. Due to being already highly built up, the city contains limited portions of protected green belt area within throughout the borough, at Fazakerley, Croxteth Hall and country park and Craven Wood, Woodfields Park and nearby golf courses in Netherley, small greenfield tracts east of the Speke area by the St Ambrose primary school, and the small hamlet of Oglet and surrounding area south of Liverpool Airport. Ranked the two biggest clubs in England by magazine, Liverpool and Manchester United are the most successful English teams in both domestic and international competitions, and both clubs have a global fanbase. Known as the , the sites were added in recognition of the city's role in the development of and technology. In 1889, it became a independent of Lancashire. The historic portions of the city that had survived German bombing suffered extensive destruction during urban renewal. Red has been the main shirt colour ever since 1896. Mersey Ferry The cross river ferry service in Liverpool, known as the , is managed and operated by , with services operating between the in Liverpool and both in and in. After finishing in first place the club was promoted to the , which it won in 1901 and again in 1906. Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information. Commercial district and cultural quarter Victoria Street like many streets in the city centre is lined with dozens of listed buildings Liverpool's historic position as one of the most important trading ports in the world has meant that over time many grand buildings have been constructed in the city as headquarters for shipping firms, insurance companies, banks and other large firms. The is centred on the Castle Street, Dale Street and Old Hall Street areas of the city, with many of the area's roads still following their layout. The construction of suburban public housing expanded after the Second World War. The William Brown Street area has been likened to a modern recreation of the. Influenced by American rhythm and blues and rock music, they also in turn strongly affected American music for years and were internationally popular. This is achieved by restricting inappropriate development within the designated areas, and imposing stricter conditions on permitted building. Moores eventually sold the club to American businessmen George Gillett and Tom Hicks on 6 February 2007. He was replaced by , whose Liverpool team in the 2013—14 season mounted an unexpected title charge to finish second behind champions and subsequently return to the Champions League, scoring 101 goals in the process, the most since the 106 scored in the season. In the later 20th century, Liverpool's economy began to recover. In the field of public health, the first , public baths and wash-houses, sanitary act, , , , purpose-built ambulance, X-ray medical diagnosis, , motorised municipal fire-engine, free school milk and school meals, cancer research centre, and research centre all originated in Liverpool. American businessmen and became the owners of the club during the 2006—07 season, in a deal which valued the club and its outstanding debts at £218. From 1950 to 1951, the world's first scheduled passenger service ran between Liverpool and. Liverpool is internationally known for music and is recognised by Guinness World Records as the World Capital City of Pop. The city was heavily bombed by the Germans, suffering a second only to London's. Since 1 April 2014, some of the city's responsibilities have been pooled with neighbouring authorities within the metropolitan area and subsumed into the. Ninety-six Liverpool fans died as a consequence of overcrowding at the Leppings Lane end, in what became known as the Hillsborough disaster. The prolific writer of adventure novels, 1866—1945 , was born in Liverpool. A documentary drama on the Hillsborough disaster, written by , was screened in 1996. For periods during the 19th century, the wealth of Liverpool exceeded that of London, and Liverpool's was the single largest contributor to the. The Liverpool badge is based on the city's liver bird, which in the past had been placed inside a shield. The is manufactured at 's plant. The city is home to the and the. The city celebrated its 800th anniversary in 2007 and was named the 2008 , which it shared with the Norwegian city of. The , founded in Liverpool in 1933 by Phillip Ellaby Cleator, is the world's oldest existing organisation devoted to the promotion of spaceflight. The resulted in mass council housing being built across Liverpool during the 1920s and 1930s. In the south of the city, provides a connection to the city's airport. Charles Dickens visited the city on numerous occasions to give public readings. The mayor's responsibility is to be a powerful voice for the city both nationally and internationally, to lead, build investor confidence, and to direct resources to economic priorities. The city's new , which is situated close to the , also makes Liverpool one of the few places in the world where cruise ships are able to berth right in the centre of the city. The first British Nobel Prize was awarded in 1902 to , professor at the School of Tropical Medicine, the first school of its kind in the world. Liverpool's home colours worn from 1892 to 1896 Wikimedia Commons has media related to.。 。 。 。 。 。 。

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