A completely reshaped Liverpool FC Ladies team will begin their Women's Super League campaign on Saturday hoping to prove they are ready to challenge for major honours - but who are the new batch of ladies in red?
Ahead of Sunday's WSL Continental Cup clash with Everton - which is live on ESPN - we spent some time getting to know a squad that is now full of internationals...
Name: Matt Beard Age: 35 Birth place: Roehampton, London Date signed: August 2012 Fact: Won the title with Milwall Lionesses and managed Chelsea FC Ladies before joining Liverpool
Name: Sarah Quantrill Age: 22 Birth place: Norwich Position: Goalkeeper Date signed: September 2012 Fact: I used to work on the fish counter in Sainsbury's!
Name: Danielle Gibbons Age: 20 Birth place: Preston Position: Goalkeeper Date signed: 2010 Caps: England 2 Fact: I sometimes use my feet as hands and pick things up with my toes
Name: Gemma Bonner Age: 21 Birth place: Leeds Position: Defender Date signed: November 2012 Fact: I used to take a 430-mile round trip for training
Name: Lucy Bronze Age: 21 Birth place: Berwick-upon-Tweed Position: Right-back or centre-back Date signed: February 2012 Fact: I went to school and used to run with Olympic 1500m finalist Laura Weightman. I once beat her in an 800m race when I had my football boots on!
Name: Caroline Charlton Age: 23 Birth place: Liverpool Position: Centre-back or right-back Date signed: 2005 Fact: I tell people I am related to Bobby Charlton. Whether I am I have no idea!
Name: Amanda Da Costa Age: 23 Birth place: Somers, New York Position: Midfield Date signed: 2013 Fact: I have to put Vicks vapour rub on before games
Name: Whitney Engen Age: 25 Birth place: Torrance, California, USA Position: Centre-back Date signed: 2013 Caps for USA: 2
Name: Michelle Evans Age: 25 Position: Left-back Date signed: 2010 Caps: England U23 Fact: I am a keen gardener and have my own veggie patch
Name: Lillie Fenlon-Bilson Age: 21 Birth place: South London Position: Striker Date signed: 2012 Caps: Ireland U19
Name: Louise Fors Age: 23 Birth place: Stockholm, Sweden Position: Midfield or striker Date signed: 2013 Caps: Sweden 24 Fact: I have a tattoo on my finger
Name: Lizzie Ince Age: 18 Birth place: Bury Position: Central midfield Date signed: June 2012 Caps: England U19 Fact: I always put my right sock and boot on first
Name: Hannah Keryakoplis Age: 18 Birth place: Wrexham Position: Striker Date signed: 2008 Caps: Wales 17 Fact: I have double jointed thumbs
Name: Katrin Omarsdottir Age: 25 Birth place: Hamburg, Germany Position: Midfield or attack Date signed: January 2013 Caps: Iceland 48 Fact: As an open-minded teenager I wore red socks believing it would give me good energy
Name: Sophia Riccio Age: 21 Birth place: Liverpool Position: Defender Date signed: At the age of 11. I came through the youth team in January 2013
Name: Nicole Rolser Age: 20 Birth place: Oberhausen, Germany Position: Winger or striker Date signed: February 2013 Caps: Germany U20
Name: Corina Schroder Age: 26 Birth place: Wesel, Germany Position: Left-back Date signed: February 2013 Fact: Has over 20 caps at different youth levels for Germany
Name: Fara Williams Age: 28 Birth place: London Position: Midfield Date signed: November 2012 Caps for England: 107 Fact: I work as an FA skills coach
Name: Samantha Chappell Age: 20 Birth place: Warrington Position: Right-back Date signed: Came through youth team at age of 12 Caps: England U19 Fact: I study sports rehabilitation at University of Salford
Name: Natasha Dowie Age: 24 Birth place: Abu Dhabi Position: Striker Date signed: November 2012 Caps for England: 3 Fact: Niece of Iain Dowie
Name: Becky Easton Age: 38 Birth place: Birkenhead Position: Defender or midfield Date signed: February 2013 Caps for England: 44 Fact: Niece of TV star Paul O'Grady
Name: Katie Brusell Age: 25 Birth place: Manchester Position: Midfield or striker Date signed: 2009 Caps: England U19 Fact: I'm employed by both Liverpool and Manchester United
Name: Jess Holbrook Age: 20 Birth place: Manchester Position: Midfield Date signed: January 2013 Caps: England U23 Fact: Has double jointed thumbs
THE BACKROOM TEAM
Name: Kat Wyse Position: Head physio
Name: Kirsty Hicks Position: Sports science
Name: Donna Wortley Position: Analyst
Name: Luke Swindlehurst Position: First-team coach