"I tell you something they shot the wrong Kennedy. In the first full season after the war 1946–47 he helped Liverpool to their first league title in 24 years making 34 appearances in the 42-match season. " - Paisley after Liverpool won the European Cup against Borussia Moenchengladbach in Rome in 1977.
In nine years as manager Paisley led Liverpool to win twenty honours – six First Division Championships three League Cups six FA Charity Shields three European Cups one UEFA Cup and one UEFA Super Cup. He is often cited as one of the greatest football managers of all time and is to date the only manager in history to have won three European Cups.