Liverpool FC Managers

A reverse-chronological timeline of Liverpool Football Club’s managers down the years.

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK - Wednesday, July 16, 2014: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during a preseason friendly match against Brøndby at Brøndby Stadion. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Brendan Rodgers

2012 – Present Day


MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Sunday, January 9, 2011: Liverpool's manager Kenny Dalglish MBE before the FA Cup 3rd Round match against Manchester United at Old Trafford. (Photo by: David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Kenny Dalglish

2011 – 2012

League Cup 2012


LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Thursday, July 1, 2010: Liverpool Football Club's new manager Roy Hodgson during a photo-call at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Roy Hodgson

2010 – 2011


BOLTON, ENGLAND - SUNDAY AUGUST 29th 2004: Liverpool's manager Rafael Benitez before the match against Bolton during the Premiership match at the Reebok Stadium. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Rafa Benitez

2004 – 2010

Champions League 2005
FA Cup 2006


MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Saturday, April 5, 2003: Liverpool's manager Ge?rard Houllier walks out to face Manchester United during the Premiership match at Old Trafford. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Gerard Houllier

1998 – 2004

League Cup 2003
League Cup 2001
FA Cup 2001
UEFA Cup 2001
European Super Cup 2001
Charity Shield 2001


Roy Evans & Gerard Houllier

1998


COVENTRY, ENGLAND - Saturday, April 6, 1996: Liverpool's manager Roy Evans against Coventry City during the Premiership match at Highfield Road. Coventry won 1-0. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Roy Evans

1994 – 1998

League Cup 1995


Graeme Souness
1991 – 1994

FA Cup 1992


Ronnie Moran
1991 (Caretaker)


Kenny Dalglish
1985 – 1991

Div 1 Champions 1986, 88, 90
FA Cup 1986, 89


Joe Fagan
1983 – 1985

Div 1 Champions 1984
League Cup 1984
European Cup 1984


Bob Paisley
1974 – 1983

Div 1 Champions 1976, 77, 79, 80, 82, 83
League Cup 1981, 82, 83
European Cup 1977, 78, 81
UEFA Cup 1976
European Super Cup 1977


Bill Shankly
1959 – 1974

Div 1 Champions 1964, 1966, 1973
Div 2 Champions 1962
FA Cup winners 1965, 74
UEFA Cup winners 1973


Phil Taylor
1956-59


Don Welsh
1951-56

George Kay
1936-51

Div 1 Champions 1947

George Patterson
1928-36

Matt McQueen
1923-28

David Ashworth
1922-23

Div 1 Champions 1922, 1923

Tom Watson
1896 – 1915

Div 1 Champions 1901, 1906
Div 2 Champions 1905

John McKenna
1882 – 96

Div 2 Champions 1894, 1896