Liverpool boss Roy Hodgson is a dead man walking at Anfield, it is claimed. The Sun says John W Henry and his Fenway Sports Group are actively hunting a new manager.

The American owners will NOT, however, rush into an appointment and will only move when they have found the right man.

Marseille's Didier Deschamps and Owen Coyle - boss of today's Anfield visitors Bolton - are high on the list, but both are currently unavailable.

That could buy Hodgson a little longer, even though his long-term fate is already sealed, just six months into the job.

Ex-Barcelona boss Frank Rijkaard is out of work but not the shoo-in bookies rate him.

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