Posted May 16, 2012 on AP on Fox
Kenny Dalglish's second stint as Liverpool manager ended Wednesday when he was fired following the club's disappointing eighth-place finish in the Premier League. Dalglish lasted less than 500 days in charge, as the club owners decided to terminate his contract despite having ended the team's six-year trophy drought with the League Cup triumph in February. ''Results in the Premier League have been disappointing and we believe to build on the progress that has already been made, we need to make a change,'' Liverpool chairman Tom Werner said. That decision was taken after Dalglish flew to Boston this week for an end-of-season review with the Boston Red Sox ownership group, which also owns Liverpool.
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