Xabi Alonso confirmed as Liverpool choice for manager – as a huge return for key figure is touted: report

Liverpool target Coach Xabi Alonso of Bayer Leverkusen before the Bundesliga match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and FC Bayern München at BayArena on February 10, 2024 in Leverkusen, Germany. (Photo by Stefan Matzke - sampics/Corbis via Getty Images)
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Liverpool legend Xabi Alonso has been revealed to be the leading choice from Reds chiefs to take over at Anfield this summer.

Jurgen Klopp is set to step down at the end of the season, citing exhaustion in his farewell message to fans. The German is already one trophy down en route to a potential Quadruple to wrap up his Merseyside career, however, following last weekend's League Cup victory.

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