Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish insists he has not discussed potential transfer targets for the current window and does not even know whether the subject is up for discussion with principal owner John Henry, who is in town for this weekend’s Merseyside derby.
Fri, 14 Jan, 2011
IT SAYS much about the enigma that is Liverpool under Rafa Benitez that, having knocked Real Madrid off their perch in their own sumptuous backyard, the conquering heroes can return home to headlines which barely find the time to muster a perfunctory olé before they are replaced by the bookies offering bets on the manager’s successor, Rick Parry jumping ship, a reopening of the debate about the genius or otherwise of Stevie Gerrard and the plaintive sound, as clockwork regular as the first stirrings of spring, of the Anfield faithful once again borrowing that line from Van The Man: wouldn’t it be great if it was like this all the time?
Sat, 28 Feb, 2009
RAFAEL BENITEZ is “very close” to sealing a new contract extension with Liverpool, according to chief executive Rick Parry, The Spaniard — who missed yesterday’s meeting with Arsenal after having an operation to remove kidney stones — has 18 months of his current deal still to run and wants assurances over boardroom stability at Anfield.
Mon, 22 Dec, 2008