Bill Shankly

Bill Shankly

was one of Britain's most successful and respected football managers.
One day in 1959, when Huddersfield were playing Cardiff City, Tom (T.V.) Williams, who was then chairman of Liverpool, and Harry Latham, a director, came down the slope at Leeds Road to see me.
Mr Williams said, 'How would you like to manage the best club in the country?'
'Why, is Matt Busby packing it up?' I asked.More Bill Shankly quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
After losing to Ajax in the 1967 European Cup - 'We cannae play these defensive continental sides!'More Bill Shankly quotes [09/02/2011 01:09:30]
'If Everton were playing at the bottom of the garden, I'd pull the curtains.'More Bill Shankly quotes [09/02/2011 01:09:33]
Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it's much more serious than that.More Bill Shankly quotes [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Ian Callaghan is everything good that a man can be. No praise is too high for him. Words cannot do justice to the amount he has contributed to the game. Ian Callaghan will go down as one of the game's truly great players.More Bill Shankly quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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