Roma fullback Riise: Liverpool boss Benitez would be great for Juventus

Roma fullback John Arne Riise has welcomed reports Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez could move to Italy with Juventus.

Roma fullback John Arne Riise has welcomed reports Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez could move to Italy with Juventus.

The 29-year-old Norway international, who scored Roma's winner against Juventus on Saturday, played under Benitez at Liverpool for four years.

“I like Benitez a lot. He is a really great manager and a great man,” Riise said.

“If Rafa were to go to Juve he would only do well.”