Eighth place. Eighth place! After Liverpool’s latest embarrassing defeat in the English Premier League, they now find themselves 11 points back of Newcastle. Perhaps even more discomforting is the fact that they now sit behind their Merseyside rival, Everton.
As predicted, manager Kenny Dalglish is at the centre of the backlash. Many are growing impatient with the current situation at Anfield. Just how much longer must Reds fans witness this uneasy slide down the standings?
Despite the turbulent season that both Dalglish and his squad have struggled through, there are a few key reasons why Kenny is still the man to lead the Liverpool squad next season.