Benitez, Liverpool part company
Liverpool's manager Rafa Benitez has left the team after a reign of six years after finishing trophyless last season.
In the just ended season Liverpool finished seventh in the league and failed to progress to the knockout stage of the Champions League.
This is only the second time during Benitez's time for Liverpool to finish outside the Champions League places.
In the Europa Cup Liverpool were knocked out by Atletico Madrid who went on to win the final against Fulham.
Here is some of the stats for Liverpool for the 2009/10 season:
|Failed to score||11|
|Ave. goals scored||1.6|
|Ave. goals conceded||0.9|
|Biggest win||Liverpool 6 - 1 Hull|
|Biggest loss||Liverpool 1 - 3 Aston Villa|
Chelsea 2 - 0 Liverpool
Fulham 3 - 1 Liverpool
Portsmouth 2 - 0 Liverpool
Liverpool 0 - 2 Chelsea
|Scored 3 or more||9|
|Conceded 3 or more||2|
|Ave. goals scored||2.3|
|Ave. goals conceded||0.8|
|Ave. goals scored||0.9|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.1|