Liverpool Football Club (the Reds) is a football clubs, the English Premier League participants. Liverpool is the most successful club in English football history is based in the city of Liverpool. Liverpool has won five Champions League trophies, which represents British record UK degree League (18), FA Cup (7), as well as League Cup winners (7). They are the Anfield stadium, which lies about 4.8 km from Liverpool city center. The club was founded in 1892 and won five league championships between 1900 and 1947. However, Liverpool spent several years in Division II in the late 1950s, and did not win promotion again until the appointment of Bill Shankly as manager in 1959. Traditional club played in red and white, but this was changed to all red in the 1960s. Liverpool is currently managed by Roy Hodgson and captained by Steven Gerrard.