The Aston Villa goalkeeper Shay Given, who worked with Kenny Dalglish at Newcastle has tweeted:
Sorry to hear @kennethdalglish has lost his job at Liverpool . 1 of the best manager s I've worked under.
Kenny Dalglish will always be loved and welcome at Liverpool FC, regardless of what the club's American owners think
Legendary Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish has been sacked after massive investment last year was followed by a poor league performance.