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11th May

May 11 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1997 - John Barnes played his 407th and final reds game as we drew 1-1 at Sheffield Wednesday



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8th May

May 08 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1979 - A 3-0 defeat of Aston Villa at Anfield handed us our eleventh League title



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31st May

May 31 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1947 - We moved to within touching distance of our fifth League title as our 2-1 win at Wolverhampton Wanderers took us one point clear of both Wolves and Manchester United, in our final game of the season



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30th May

May 30 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1984 - We clinched the European Cup for a fourth time, becoming the first English side to complete a treble



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29th May

May 29 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1985 - If April 15th is the saddest day in the club’s history, May 29th is surely the lowest



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7th May

May 07 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1984 - Ian Rush bagged four goals, including a penalty, in our 5-0 demolition of Coventry City at Anfield



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10th May

May 10 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1978 - Kenny Dalglish netted the only goal of the game as we triumphed over Club Brugge in our tenth game to date at Wembley, to become the first British side to retain the European Cup



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12th May

May 12 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

2001 - Michael Owen won the cup!



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9th May

May 09 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1992 - We beat Second Division Sunderland 2-0 to win our fifth FA Cup



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13th May

May 13 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

2006 - We claimed the FA Cup for the seventh time, in a game dubbed the ‘Gerrard Final’ after Steven Gerrard struck two stupendous shots



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24th May

May 24 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1973 - Vladimír Šmicer was born in Děčín in Czechoslovakia



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25th May

May 25 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

2005 - We claimed the European Cup for the fifth time as we came from 3-0 down against the mighty AC Milan in Istanbul to triumph after a penalty shoot-out



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26th May

May 26 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1989 - Having already claimed the FA Cup in the aftermath of the Hillsborough disaster, we only had to avoid defeat at home to Arsenal by two clear goals or more to clinch our second double in four seasons



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28th May

May 28 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

2002 - Milan Baroš featured for the Czech Republic Under 21’s as they clinched the European Championships against France in Switzerland



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22nd May

May 22 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1968 - Ray Clemence played his first reds game as we lost a friendly 1-0 to Porto in their Estádio das Antas



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20th May

May 20 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1989 - We clinched the FA Cup for the fourth time, in an all-Merseyside final, five weeks after the Hillsborough disaster that claimed 96 lives



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23rd May

May 23 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1973 - We secured the UEFA Cup for the first time



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27th May

May 27 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1981 - We won the European Cup for the third time by beating the mighty Real Madrid at the Parc des Princes in Paris thanks to an Alan Kennedy strike nine minutes from time



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19th May

May 19 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1976 - We claimed the UEFA Cup for the second time as we drew 1-1 at Club Brugge to triumph 4-3 on aggregate



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2nd May

May 02 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1961 - Ian St. John signed from Motherwell for a club record £37,500



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21st May

May 21 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1984 - Paul Walsh signed from Luton Town for £700,000



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3rd May

May 03 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

2005 - We headed towards our sixth European Cup Final after seeing Chelsea off in the Semi-final



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4th May

May 04 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

We have twice won major honours on this day in our history.



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6th May

May 06 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1953 - Graeme Souness was born in Edinburgh



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5th May

May 05 2016 08:00 am | Will in May

1977 - Alan Hansen signed from Partick Thistle for £100,000



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