With Anfield set to house 8,500 extra fans per game this season, its status as a fortress for Liverpool could well be enhanced.

Down the years, the Reds have been roared to countless victories that would not have been possible without the backing of a passionate crowd.

And the redeveloped Main Stand is only likely to help increase the noise, as even more supporters pour through the turnstiles during the 2016-17 campaign.

Here, we look at 10 quotes from past players, managers and opponents who have witnessed first-hand just how inspiring - or daunting - LFC's home ground can be.

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