The news this week that “King” Kenny Dalglish is to return to work at Anfield as part of Rafa Benitez’s team of staff has sent excited and optimistic emotions through Liverpool supporters around the world.
Dalglish has returned to Liverpool assuming a senior role at the Liverpool Academy and will also act as a club ambassador working with the commercial side of the business around the world.
We took a look at what the fans are making of the news in our forums…
Welsh Scouser: “Great piece of news, this is big, Hopefully this will spur the players that extra bit during the pre-season. Having a man of this charisma here is huge. The King is back!”
Ubermick: Back where he belongs. Hopefully he can bring a slice of the bootroom days back to Anfield – it’s been sorely missed.
Flagpolecorner: The thought of the great man being part of the club again gives me so much hope for the future – I remember the day he left so clearly and there isnt a word to describe how devastated I was.
Kop_Fever: This is great news hopefully a dawn of a new successful Liverpool chapter.
monster_mascherano: That is great news, we are finally getting a complete renovation behind the scenes to ensure we can be a great club for the future. Parry gone & Kenny back its probably are best transfer since Torres.
BarrettDarren: The academy set up is starting to look good hopefully he will help bring on some new top class stars.