Liverpool legend Ian Rush is surprised by the success of Michael Laudrup with Swansea City.

Rush roomed with Laudrup when they played together for Juventus.

"He never struck me as a big student of the game but I have great memories of him," said Liverpool ambassador Rush.

"He helped me so much when I was at Juventus, he was a big plus for me when I roomed with him.

"He was there for me with all the off-the-field things. On the pitch looks after itself, but away from it, which is just as important, he was great for me."

 For the big stories and the banter follow us on Twitter: @tribalfootball