The Liverpool F.C. Reserves is the second string team of Liverpool Football Club. It is currently managed by Alex Inglethorpe and, as of the 2012-13 season, competes as the Liverpool F.C. Under 21s in a national Under 21 League.
Following in the footsteps of its parent club, the Liverpool Reserves are one of the most successful reserve sides in English football history. They have claimed 20 League titles and in excess of 46 local cup competitions. However, although the Reserves play in hardened competition, it's primary purpose is to nurture talent emerging from the club's Academy. To this end, the Reserves are most notable for providing the first team with such legendary players as Billy Liddell, Phil Thompson, Robbie Fowler, Michael Owen, Jamie Carragher and Steven Gerrard. (more...)