What does the 96 on the Liverpool shirt mean?

The Hillsborough disaster
The Hillsborough disaster was a fatal human crush during a football match at Hillsborough Stadium in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, on 15 April 1989. Ninety-four people died on the day; another person died in hospital days later, and another victim died in 1993.

What is the Liverpool Vapour shirt?

Produced to the same standard as the jerseys worn by the players as they take to the pitch at Anfield Stadium, this football shirt contains Nike’s VaporKnit technology. VaporKnit technology is an advanced version of the Dri-Fit used for the authentic kit.

Who has worn the number 6 shirt for Liverpool?

Premier League: Shirt numbers

# Players(s)
6 Dejan Lovren, Don Hutchison, Fábio Aurélio, John Arne Riise, Luis Alberto, Markus Babbel, Phil Babb, Thiago Alcantara
7 Harry Kewell, James Milner, Luis Suarez, Nigel Clough, Robbie Keane, Steve McManaman, Vladimir Smicer

Why Liverpool Jersey has 96 on the back?

Liverpool confirm plans to honour 97th Hillsborough victim – including changes to shirts. Liverpool have confirmed plans for a minute’s silence to honour the late Andrew Devine, the 97th fatality of the Hillsborough disaster, along with future tributes.

What is Liverpool emblem?

liver bird
The liver bird /ˈlaɪvərbɜːrd/ is a mythical creature which is the symbol of the English city of Liverpool. It is normally represented as a cormorant, and appears as such on the city’s arms, in which it bears a branch of laver seaweed in its beak as a further pun on the name “Liverpool”.

What is the difference between Liverpool vapor kit?

The Nike LFC Stadium Home shirt is the replica (Fan) version, while the Vapor Match is the authentic (Player Issue version). Just like before, the 2020-2021 authentic Nike kits are those worn by the players (Player Issue), the replica Nike kits designed for the supporters while still featuring materials made for sport.

What’s the difference between the Liverpool kits?

What is the difference between the Match (Vapor) kit and the Stadium kit? The Stadium version is a standard fit for a relaxed feel, perfect for in the stands or on the pitch. LFC crest and Nike logo embroidered – the fans favourite. Nike Dri-FIT helps you stay dry and comfortable.

Who Wears No 9 Liverpool?

Roberto Firmino

Personal information
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s) Forward, attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team Liverpool

Who is Liverpool’s number 1?

Liverpool FC Premier League Player’s Squad Numbers from Season 2007-08 to 2021-22
# 2007-08 2019-20
1 Alisson Becker
2 Nathaniel Clyne
3 Steve Finnan Fabinho

Where did Liverpool finish in the Premier League in 2012?

Brendan Rodgers was unveiled as his replacement on 1 June 2012. Liverpool finished 7th in the Premier League, one place and nine points higher than the 2011–12 season. According to the Forbes’ list of the most valuable football clubs published in April 2013, Liverpool were ranked as the 10th most valuable football club in the world.

Who was the manager of Liverpool in 2012?

Pre-season saw a change of manager for Liverpool, with Kenny Dalglish leaving on 16 May 2012. Brendan Rodgers was unveiled as his replacement on 1 June 2012. Liverpool finished 7th in the Premier League, one place and nine points higher than the 2011–12 season.

When did Liverpool qualify for the Europa League?

By virtue of winning the 2011–12 Football League Cup, Liverpool automatically qualified for entry into the 2012–13 UEFA Europa League, thus securing an immediate return to European competition.