Bill Shankly: 13 Great Video #1

1. Shankly Resigns
Watch the classic footage of when Tony Wilson from Granada TV went onto the streets of Liverpool to inform shocked fans that Bill Shankly had resigned as manager of Liverpool FC.
Right Click ~ Save Target

2. Author John Keith on Bill Shankly
Esteemed local author and journalist John Keith talks about the legendary Bill Shankly and the impact the great man had at Anfield.
Right Click ~ Save Target

3. Rebuilding his team after a 1970 FA Cup exit
After slumping to an embarrassing FA Cup exit at the hands of Second Division Watford in 1970, Bill Shankly takes drastic action and rebuilds his Liverpool side.
Right Click ~ Save Target

4. Winning his first League Championship as Liverpool manager
After more than a decade in the football wilderness, a sixth League Championship success was confirmed – Shankly’s first.
Right Click ~ Save Target

5. The day the boss introduced the world to Ron Yeats
Shankly swoops to sign Ron Yeats from Dundee United in the summer of 1961. Described by Shanks as ‘six foot tall and strong as an ox’, Yeats becomes the colossus of the Reds team and Liverpool captain.
Right Click ~ Save Target

6. Shankly changes Liverpool’s strip to all red
We recall the day the boss decided to change Liverpool’s strip to all red in November 1964. Previously Liverpool had worn white shorts, red shirts and red socks but looking for a psychological advantage, Shanks made the change.
Right Click ~ Save Target

7. The ‘Chairman Mao’ speech
Brian Hall desribes Shankly’s genius ‘Chairman Mao’ speech. Coming after the 1971 FA Cup final defeat against Arsenal, the speech magically lifted the spirits of the fans who tunred out to see their heroes.
Right Click ~ Save Target

Credit : CaptainGerrard8

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: