Liverpool have been dealt some serious blows in the transfer market over the past few seasons. While the club may not have fallen foul to the cult of the badge-kisser over the years, they have certainly had their fair share of fallen idols and unsavoury characters in and around the first-team squad.

The latest villain to add to the list, a player that has seriously let the club and it’s fans down with his actions was Fernando Torres, who moved to West London for a fee of £50m.

However, Torres is not the first player to let the club and it’s fans down. Whether it be due to an acrimonious departure, failure to live up to a price tag or simply because they’ve joined a rival club, Liverpool fans have seen there fair share of villains over the years.

So without further ado, here are my top ten Liverpool villains – click on Markus Babbel to reveal the gallery: