Xabi Alonso has responded to Liverpool job after contact made: report

Liverpool old boy Xabi Alonso, Head Coach of Bayer Leverkusen, applauds the fans following the team's victory during UEFA Europa League 2023/24 group stage match between Bayer 04 Leverkusen and BK Häcken at BayArena on September 21, 2023 in Leverkusen, Germany.
(Image credit: Lukas Schulze/Getty Images)

Liverpool have reportedly made contact with Xabi Alonso to feel him out about taking over from Jurgen Klopp once the German steps down from his post this summer.

That's according to French outfit Foot Mercato, following up on speculation that connected the Bayer Leverkusen boss with a return to his former club almost from the very moment Klopp announced his decision last month.

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