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John Henry: 'Kenny is the heart and soul of the club'

Principal owner John Henry heaped praise on the outgoing manager in a statement on the Liverpool FC website:

Kenny will always be more than a championship winning manager, more than a championship winning star player. He is in many ways the heart and soul of the club. He personifies everything that is good about Liverpool Football Club. He has always put the Club and its supporters first. Kenny will always be a part of the family at Anfield.

Our job now is to identify and recruit the right person to take this Club forward and build on the strong foundations put in place during the last 18 months.

Liverpool sack Dalglish

Liverpool has confirmed that Kenny Dalglish has left the club. In a statement on the Liverpool FC website the club said:

Fenway Sports Group (FSG) and Liverpool Football Club announced that Kenny Dalglish is to leave his post today as Manager after having his contract terminated.

After a careful and deliberative review of the season, the Club came to the decision that a change was appropriate. It is not a decision that was reached lightly or hastily.



Dalglish's daughter: 'Devastated for Dad'

KennY Dalglish's daughter, the sports presenter Kelly Cates has tweeted to confirm KennY Dalglish has left his post as Liverpool manager:

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