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LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Friday, August 8, 2008: Liverpool's Xabi Alonso shaks hands with manager Rafael Benitez after being substituted during a pre-season friendly match against SS Lazio at Anfield. (Photo by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Five of the worst Liverpool FC managerial decisions

Rebuilding Liverpool in English football’s shake-up

The 5 year circle – Managerial stability can be catalyst for Liverpool

Reports in Italy: Rafa eyeing swoop for Pepe Reina to Napoli

Benitez was a control freak who didn’t trust his players – Bellamy

Paper Talk: Rodgers and Rafa “on Man City’s wanted list”

Rafa excited for Anfield return but keeping professional head on

From Rafa to Rodgers – Back to the Future

In Profile: Michael Owen’s Career

How Brendan Rodgers is becoming the new Rafa Benitez at Anfield

Benitez pays tribute to Miki Roque

Former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez has paid tribute to Miki Roque following the Spanish defender’s death from cancer aged just 23.

Rafa Benitez the clear fans’ choice for LFC

Opinion polls across all major Liverpool FC fans websites have revealed that former manager Rafa Benitez it the clear fans’ choice to fill the vacant hot seat at Anfield.

Mission Immediate – Crafting a Strategy for Liverpool FC

Marco Lopes looks at a new era and a new direction for Liverpool Football Club as the search for a new, long-term manager, starts to take shape.

Liverpool’s manager shortlist grows longer

Liverpool may be speaking to up to 12 candidates for the vacant manager’s position at Anfield according to reports today, with Wigan’s Roberto Martinez, former England boss Fabio Capello and ex-Barcelona star Pep Guardiola amongst the targets.

Liverpool approach Martinez, Villas-Boas and… Rafa Benitez?

Intermediaries acting on behalf of Liverpool for Fenway Sports Group have made approaches to Roberto Martinez, Andre Villas-Boas and former Reds boss Rafa Benitez, according to reports. All three could potentially be interviewed next week.

Next LFC Boss: The 5 Candidates

So who is worthy of filling the boots of Kenny Dalglish, arguably Liverpool’s most adored player of all time and manager on two occasions? We take a look at the top five candidates for the Anfield hot seat…

Rafa Benitez explains how Hicks & Gillett halted his dream team

Former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez has bemoaned inadequate funds into him not creating his ideal team at the club back in 2009.

Turning a blind eye

Turning a blind eye is something we’re good at, isn’t it, us Liverpool fans? Take transfers, just as an example.

Benitez interested in Chelsea job

Rafa Benitez in further donation to Hillsborough families

Former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez has pledged another £2,800 to the Hillsborough Family Support Group.

Barmy Bruce Blasts Benitez

Steve Bruce has launched a bizarre attack on Rafa Benitez and Liverpool claiming that they have been “disrespectful”

Amazing Reds destroy Real 4-0

Reds embarrassed by Barnsley