Recent reports suggest that Liverpool will make an announcement on their new manager this Friday.

The Anfield club have been on the hunt for a new boss since they sacked Kenny Dalglish at the end of the recently-completed season and are almost ready to unveil their new manager.

Swansea City's Brendan Rodgers has narrowly edged Wigan Athletic's Roberto Martinez as favourite for the post with the Reds set to make an official announcement at the end of the week.

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