football stadium, home of Liverpool F.C.

Anfield is a football stadium in Liverpool, England. The Football team Liverpool FC plays there. The stadium has just seen an expansion of the Main Stand increasing the capacity to 54,167.

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View from Anfield Road end
LocationLiverpool, Merseyside, England
Coordinates53°25′50.95″N 2°57′38.98″W / 53.4308194°N 2.9608278°W / 53.4308194; -2.9608278
OwnerLiverpool F.C.[2]
OperatorLiverpool F.C.
Capacity54,167 [3]
Field size111 yards (101 m) by 74 yards (68 m)[4]
Everton F.C. (1884–92)
Liverpool F.C. (1892–present)

Anfield is famous for the sign that is in the players' tunnel, which reads: "This is Anfield". One of their most famous rivals are Manchester United as well as Everton FC. Liverpool v Everton is known as the Merseyside Derby. Anfield used to be owned by Everton F.C and Everton created Liverpool to use the stadium. They have won 6 European cups.

Related pagesEdit


  1. "Virtual Tour of Anfield". Liverweb. Archived from the original on 12 December 2006. Retrieved 18 February 2008.
  2. "Board of Directors". Retrieved 2008-03-03.
  3. "Anfield". LFC history. Archived from the original on 16 April 2008. Retrieved 18 February 2008.
  4. "Anfield history". Archived from the original on 2009-02-28. Retrieved 2008-01-27.

Other websitesEdit

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