Despite the potential problems, Twitter has brought supporters closer to the players they watch every week - and many Liverpool players use it to interact with the club's fans directly.
We've even had a manager on there - Kenny Dalglish - though not everyone is a fan. Jamie Carragher makes no secret of his disdain for social media.
We want to know whether you think Twitter is a good platform for footballers - and who among the Liverpool squad is your favourite Tweeter. Vote below and tell us what you think in the comments section.