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Name Gerard Houllier
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1999 05 03 Retrieve

[Gerard Houllier, revealing the world’s dodgiest keeper is on his way out of Anfield, finally gives Liverpool fans something to cheer about] David James will be playing his football somewhere else next season

2010 12 06 Retrieve

[Gary McAllister is The most inspired Liverpool signing by Gerard Houllier that everyone doubted, including Steven Gerrard] It’s important, when you have kids in the team, to have the right people around them. That’s why I brought in Gary McAllister at Liverpool. It is for the same reason that Alex keeps Scholes and Giggs, why I have brought Pires here

2017 10 15 Retrieve

[Houllier explains why Liverpool lost race to sign Cristiano Ronaldo] I saw him in the Toulon Under-21 tournament and we went for him. But we had a wage scale and we weren’t paying the sort of salary he wanted. Then Manchester United played a friendly against Sporting Lisbon and all their boys said to Sir Alex Ferguson: ‘You have to sign him’. But I agreed with not breaking the wage structure. I thought it would cause problems in our dressing room.

[Instead of Ronaldo, Liverpool signed Kewell from Leeds United, and the Australia star went on to spend five seasons at Anfield in a spell remembered fondly by supporters despite constant injury problems] Maybe we would have won the title with Ronaldo, but we had Harry Kewell, who was outstanding at the time and was very hungry but got a bad injury. After that, he never had the same confidence, the same appetite