We don’t want to make you feel old today, but did you know that …..

40 years ago today Ian Rush signed for Liverpool on May 1st 1980.

Here are some 10 great facts about Rushie …..

  1. he signed for Liverpool for £300,000 in 1980, a record fee for a teenager.
  2. his first goal was on 30 Sept 1981 against Oulun Palloseura (Euro Cup).
  3. he scored 346 goals in 660 games for Liverpool.
  4. won five championships with Liverpool.
  5. won five League Cups with Liverpool.
  6. won three FA cups with Liverpool.
  7. won the European Cup with Liverpool in 1984.
  8. PFA Young Player of The Year – 1983
  9. FWA Footballer Of The Year & PFA Player of The Year 1984
  10. European Golden Boot 1984

Ian Rush was one of Liverpools and Wales’s greatest ever goalscorer … a true legend and a player we will sing about at Anfield for many years to come.

Why not check out our online shop here at The 23 Foundation and check out the signed Ian Rush memorabilia for sale.

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