Completed today 25 years since Liverpool’s last championship! For two and a half decades, “reds” have spent over one billion euros, which, however, could not bear the coveted title at “Anfield”.

The British newspaper Express recorded all transfers from 1990 onwards and the conclusions are yours…

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1990

Ronny Rosenthal Standard Liege £1,000,000

Tony Cousins Dundalk £70,000

Don Hutchison Hartlepool £175,000

1991 

Jimmy Carter Millwall £800,000

Jamie Redknapp Bournemouth £350,000

David Speedie Coventry £675,000

Mark Wright Derby £2,200,000

Dean Saunders Derby £2,900,000

Mark Walters Rangers £1,250,000

Rob Jones Crewe £300,000

Michael Thomas Arsenal £1,500,000

1992

Istvan Kozma Dunfermilne £300,000

Lee Jones Wrexham £300,000

Scott Paterson Cove Rangers £15,000

David James Watford £1,000,000

Paul Stewart Tottenham £2,300,000

Torben Piechnik FC Copenhagen £500,000

Stig Inge Bjørnebye Rosenborg £600,000

1993

Nigel Clough Nottingham Forest £2,275,000

Neil Ruddock Tottenham £2,500,000

Julian Dicks West Ham  (free)

1994

Mark Gayle Crewe (loan)

Michael Stensgaard Hvidovre £400,000

Phil Babb Coventry £3,600,000

John Scales Wimbledon £3,500,000

1995

Mark Kennedy Millwall £1,500,000

Alec Chamberlain Sunderland (loan)

Stan Collymore Nottingham Forest £8,500,000

Stephen Pears Middlesbrough (free)

Jason McAteer Bolton £4,500,000

1996

Patrik Berger Borussia Dortmund £3,250,000

Nicky Rizzo Sidney Olympic (free)

1997

Bjørn Tore Kvarme (free)

Øyvind Leonhardsen Wimbledon £3,500,0002

Paul Ince Inter Milan £4,200,000

Danny Murphy Crewe £1,500,000

Karl-Heinz Riedle Borussia Dortmund £1,800,000

Jørgen Nielsen Hvidovre £400,000

Haukur I. Gudnason Keflavik £150,000

Brad Friedel Columbus Crew £1,000,000

1998

Sean Dundee Karlsruhe £1,800,000

Steve Staunton (free)

Vegard Heggem Rosenborg £3,500,000

Jean Michel Ferri Istanbulspor £1,500,000

1999

Frode Kippe Lillestrø £700,000

Rigobert Song Salernitana £2,600,000

Djimi Traoré Laval £550,000

Sami Hyypia Willem II £2,500,000

Vladimir Smicer Lens £3,750,000

Titi Camara Marseille £2,600,000

Stephane Henchoz Blackburn £3,500,000

Sander Westerveld Vitesse Arnhem £4,000,000

Erik Meijer (free)

Didi Hamann Newcastle £8,000,000

2000

Emile Heskey Leicester £11,000,000

Bernard Diomede Auxerre £3,000,000

Gary McAllister (free)

Pegguy Arphexad (free)

Markus Babbel (free)

Nick Barmby Everton £6,000,000

Christian Ziege Middlesbrough £5,500,000

Gregory Vignal Montpellier £500,000

Daniel Sjolund West Ham £1,000,000

Igor Biscan Dynamo Zagreb £5,500,000

2001

Jari Litmanen Barcelona (free)

John Arne Riise Monaco £4,000,000

Milan Baros Banik Ostrav £3,200,000

Chris Kirkland Coventry £6,000,000

Jerzy Dudek Feyenoord £4,850,000

Nicolas Anelka Paris St Germain (loan)

2002

Abel Xavier Everton £750,000

Bruno Cheyrou Lille £3,700,000

El Hadji Diouf Lens £10,000,000

Alou Diarra Bayern Munich (free)

Patrice Luzi (free)

Salif Diao Sedan £4,700,000

2003

Anthony Le Tallec Le Havre £1,500,000

Florent Sinama-Pongolle Le Havre £1,500,000

Steve Finnan Fulham £3,500,000

Harry Kewell Leeds £5,000,000

Carl Medjani Saint-Étienne (free)

2004

Paul Jones Southampton (loan)

Djibril Cissé Auxerre £14,500,000

Josemi Rey Malaga £2,000,000

Antonio Nunez Real Madrid £1,500,000

Xabi Alonso Real Sociedad £10,700,000

Luis Garcia Barcelona £6,000,000

2005

Mauricio Pellegrino Valencia (free)

Fernando Morientes Real Madrid £6,300,000

Scott Carson Leeds £1,000,000

Bolo Zenden (free)

Pepe Reina Villareal £6,000,000

Antonio Barragan Sevilla £240,000

Momo Sissoko Valencia £5,600,000

Peter Crouch Southampton £7,000,000

Miki Roque Lleida  (unknown)

Godwin Antwi Real Zaragoza (unknown)

Jack Hobbs Lincoln £750,000

Besian Idrizaj LASK Linz £190,000

Mark Gonzalez Albacete £1,500,000

2006

Paul Anderson Hull (free)

Jan Kromkamp Villareal (free)

David Martin MK Dons £250,000

Daniel Agger Brøndby £5,800,000

Robbie Fowler Manchester City (free)

Craig Bellamy Blackburn £6,000,000

Gabriel Paletta Club Atlético Banfield £2,000,000

Fábio Aurélio (free)

Jermaine Pennant Birmingham £6,700,000

Dirk Kuyt Feyenoord £9,000,000

Nabil El Zhar Saint-Étienne £200,000

2007

Astrit Ajdarevic Falkenberg £750,000

Daniele Padelli Sampdoria (loan)

Jordy Brouwer Ajax (unknown)

Francisco Durán Malaga £66,000

Álvaro Arbeloa Deportivo La Coruna £2,500,000

Lucas Leiva Gremio £5,000,000

Krisztián Németh MTK Hungaria (unknown)

Mikel Domínguez Athletic Bilbao £270,000

Sebastian Leto Club Atlético Lanús £1,800,000

Fernando Torres Atletico Madrid £20,200,000

Andriy Voronin (free)

Yossi Benayoun West Ham £5,000,000

Ryan Babel Ajax £11,500,000

Damien Plessis Lyon (unknown)

Dani Pacheco Barcelona (unknown)

David Amoo Millwall (unknown)

Charles Itandje Lens (unknown)

Emiliano Insúa Boca Juniors £1,675,000

Lauri Dalla Valle JIPPO £600,000

2008

Martin Skrtel Zenit Saint Petersburg £6,500,000

Javier Mascherano GSA & MSL £18,600,000

Philipp Degen (free)

Andrea Dossena Udinese £7,000,000

Diego Cavalieri Palmeiras £3,500,000

David N’Gog Paris St Germain £1,500,000

Robbie Keane Tottenham £19,000,000

Albert Riera Espanyol £8,000,000

Peter Gulacsi MTK Hungaria (unknown)

2009

Glen Johnson Portsmouth £17,500,000

Alberto Aquilani Roma £17,100,000

Sotirios Kyrgiakos AEK Athens £2,000,000

Daniel Ayala Sevilla £160,000

2010

Maxi Rodriguez Atletico Madrid (free)

Raheem Sterling QPR £500,000

Jonjo Shelvey Charlton £1,700,000

Milan Jovanovic Standard Liege (free)

Joe Cole (free)

Danny Wilson Rangers £2,000,000

Fábio Aurélio (free)

Christian Poulsen Juventus £4,550,000

Brad Jones Middlesbrough £2,300,000

Raul Meireles Porto £11,500,000

Paul Konchesky Fulham £3,500,000

Suso Cadiz (unknown)

2011

Luis Suarez Ajax £22,800,000

Andy Carroll Newcastle £35,000,000

Jordan Henderson Sunderland £16,000,000

Charlie Adam Blackpool £6,750,000

Alexander Doni Roma (free)

Stewart Downing Aston Villa £18,500,000

Jose Enrique Newcastle £6,000,000

Sebastian Coates Nacional £4,900,000

Craig Bellamy Manchester City (free)

Jordon Ibe Wycombe £500,000

2012

João Carlos Teixeira Sporting Lisbon £830,000

Fabio Borini Roma £10,400,000

Joe Allen Swansea City £15,000,000

Oussama Assaidi Heerenveen £3,000,000

Nuri Sahin Real Madrid (loan)

Samed Yesil Bayer Leverkusen £1,000,000

2013

Daniel Sturridge Chelsea £12,000,000

Philippe Coutinho Inter Milan £8,500,000

Luis Alberto Sevilla £6,800,000

Iago Aspas Celta Vigo £7,000,000

Simon Mignolet Sunderland £9,000,000

Kolo Touré (free)

Aly Cissokho Valencia (loan)

Mamadou Sakho Paris St Germain £15,000,000

Tiago Ilori Sporting Lisbon £7,000,000

Victor Moses Chelsea (loan)

2014

Rickie Lambert Southampton £4,500,000

Adam Lallana Southampton £25,000,000

Emre Can Bayer Leverkusen £9,750,000

Lazar Markovic Benfica £19,800,000

Dejan Lovren Southampton £20,000,000

Divick Origi Lille £9,800,000

Javier Manquillo Atletico Madrid (loan)

Alberto Moreno Sevilla £12,000,000

Mario Balotelli AC Milan £16,000,000

2015

James Milner M.City (free)

Danny Ings Barnley (free)

Adam Bogdan Bolton (free)

Joe Gomez Charlton £3,500,000

Roberto Firmino Hoffenheim£29,000,000

Nathaniel Clyne Southampton £12,500,000

Bobby Adekanye Barcelona (free)

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Completed today 25 years since Liverpool's last championship! For two and a half decades, 'reds' have spent over one billion euros, which, however, could not bear the coveted title at 'Anfield'. The British newspaper Express recorded all transfers from 1990 onwards and the conclusions are yours... 1990 Ronny Rosenthal Standard Liege £1,000,000 Tony Cousins...