Champion Manchester City spent the most on agents fees in English soccer’s Premier League in the last year, while last place Queens Park Rangers was third in the cost list released today.
Liverpool hired Swansea’s Brendan Rodgers to replace Kenny Dalglish as coach as the English soccer club seeks to rebound from its worst Premier League season in 18 years.
Liverpool’s Carling Cup final victory may usher in a new era of success after the Reds overcame Cardiff in a penalty shootout to break their six-year trophy drought, manager Kenny Dalglish said.
Kenny Dalglish signed a three-year contract as the permanent manager at Liverpool after leading the English Premier League club to fifth place from 12th since taking over in January.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger berated the match officials after a 1-1 draw with Liverpool left his team six points behind Premier League leader Manchester United with as many games remaining.
Liverpool fired manager Kenny Dalglish after the 18-time English soccer champion’s worst league finish since 1994.
Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish has left the English soccer club because of its poor performance in the Premier League, the British Broadcasting Corp. said today, without citing anyone.
Brendan Rodgers may be appointed as Liverpool’s new manager today after telling Swansea that he’d like to accept the 18-time English soccer champion’s job offer.
Liverpool principal owner John W. Henry today moved to reassure supporters of the 18-time English soccer champion following its worst start to a season for 50 years and to explain its failure in the transfer market.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
"Of course I am disappointed with results in the league, but I would not have swapped the Carling Cup win for anything as I know how much it meant to our fans and the club to be back winning trophies."
- Kenny Dalglish on May 16, 2012