It's all changed now, which is why it mattered to those young men from Liverpool that
they should be there to support their
team.What other group isgoing to troop their colours for
them, present them with scarves and emblems? Dame Beryl Margaret Bainbridge After the Hillsborough football disaster. Quoted in
David Pickering The Cassell Soccer Companion (1994).
The folk that livein Liverpool, their heart
isintheir boots; They go to hell
like lambs, they do, because the hooter hoots. G(ilbert) K(eith) Chesterton 'Me Heart'.
Alas, it doesindeed seema monstrousthing, but afterall, what is chaste in
Constantinople may have the aspect of lewdness in
Liverpool, and what in Liverpool may pass for
virtueinConstantinopleisfrequently regardedasvice. Ford Madox originally Ford Hermann Hueffer Ford Letter to John Lane,17 Dec.
ThistownhastwogreatteamsLiverpool and Liverpool reserves. Bill (William) Shankly Deliberately
ignoring rival team Everton. Quoted in Colin Jarman The Guiness
Dictionary of Sports Quotations (1990).