Former Liverpool trio return to Anfield in coaching roles

Former Liverpool trio Robbie Fowler, Steve McManaman and Rob Jones are given part-time coaching roles within the club's academy.

Former Liverpool trio Robbie Fowler, Steve McManaman and Rob Jones have returned to Anfield in a bid to help develop the club's youngsters.

Manager Brendan Rodgers has revealed that he asked the ex-players to come back to the Merseyside outfit on part-time coaching positions with the Under-21 and Under-18 sides.

"It's great to have Robbie, Steve and Rob on board," Rodgers told the Liverpool Echo. "I said at the end of last season that I wanted to get more former players involved and over the off-season I spoke to a number of them about a possible role here."

Meanwhile, the senior team, who are currently second in the Premier League table, are due to take on Crystal Palace on Saturday.

Thierry Henry and Dennis Bergkamp celebrate an Arsenal goal in July 2006.
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