Spirit of Shankly – Liverpool Supporters Union

Established in 2008, Spirit of Shankly exist to represent the views of our members and by extension all supporters of LFC. We are recognised as the official Liverpool Supporters Trust.

We have proved, and continue to do so, that if we as supporters stand together and speak with one voice we can make a genuine difference to our football club, the city of Liverpool and the wider footballing world.

Unity is strength. 

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Latest news and social media

Latest news and social media

Shanklys legacy: SOS and East Ayrshire launch The Shankly Cup

On 14 December 2019 it was 60 years since Bill Shankly arrived at Liverpool.

To commemorate this anniversary and to the launch of the Spirit of Shankly Cup SOS commissioned a short film.

Former Shankly players Chris Lawler and Ian Callaghan plus Shankly’s granddaughter Karen Gill, ‘Voice Of Anfield’ George Sephton and writer Simon Hughes, give their insight into Shankly’s impact and legacy.
More: SOS Cup and Glenbuck

Supporters representation

Representing our members to LFC, The FA, Premier League, UEFA, Police and more.


Key initiatives: Match issues and campaigns, to supporting our local community.

AGM 2021

AGM motions as agreed by our members in November 2021.

Established 2008. The story so far

More Than A Stadium

More Than A Stadium leaflet SOS

Anfield is so much #MoreThanAStadium its home to thousands of people and businesses that love Liverpool.

Fans Supporting Foodbanks

Ian Rush SOS Liverpool Foodbanks

Multi-award winning Fans Supporting Foodbanks was a joint initiative between Spirit of Shankly and the Blue Union.

Away Travel

Coach SOS passengers travelling to game on Away Day

We offer members the best value for travel to all domestic away games, as well as some European away games.