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* Please note that matches that are won or lost in a penalty shoot-out are counted as a draw in those numbers.
"I don't think there has ever been any character in sport with so many stories told about him like Bill Shankly. And the amazing thing about it is a lot of people don't believe that they're true, but nearly every story people tell about him is true. This is the man."
COLIN WOOD - Daily Mail reporter when Shanks was manager