Next Liverpool Manager: 10 Best Candidates To Replace Brendan Rodgers

10. Carlo Ancelotti

Age: 56 Current Club: Unemployed Odds: 11/10 Football without Carlo Ancelotti is like a Sunday dinner without any Yorkshire puddings. Simply unacceptable. Reports have emerged that Liverpool have held talks with Carlo Ancelotti with a view to the Italian succeeding Brendan Rodgers and I'd imagine he would be a hugely popular choice on Merseyside. The 55-year-old has been one of the most successful coaches of his generation, winning three Champions League crowns and league titles in England, Spain, Italy and France. But, would he join a side who isn't in the Champions League?

NCTJ-accredited football writer with an MA in Sports Journalism. What Culture football editor. Write for the official Newcastle United programme. Former video reporter at North News. Featured and published in the Sunderland Echo, Shields Gazette, Mail Online, The Mirror, The Sun and others.