The Most Successful Liverpool Managers In History

The Most Successful Liverpool Managers In History

Liverpool FC is a top-tier football club that has won more European trophies than any other English Premier League club with the best managers. The first Liverpool managers were William Edward Barclay and John McKenna, who were appointed in 1892. Liverpool FC is the current Premier League champion and one of the most successful football teams in British history. Only Manchester United has won more League titles than Liverpool, who has won 19. The Liverpool club has many trophies and titles, as well as club, generates better revenue year by year, and domestic and international winnings, demonstrate the club’s success. So, who are the greatest managers responsible for Liverpool’s incredible success?

Liverpool Managers History

Liverpool Managers (Past & Present)

In terms of major rivals, Liverpool FC has 67 trophies to its name, with success at the highest level. Bob Paisley is Liverpool FC’s most successful manager, having won 20 trophies in his nine years in charge.

Manager of LiverpoolCountryFromToNo. of Honours
Jurgen KloppGermany8 Oct 2015Present7
Brendan RodgersNorthern Ireland1 Jun 20124 Oct 20150
Kenny DalglishScotland8 Jan 201116 May 20121
Roy HodgsonEngland1 Jul 20108 Jan 20110
Rafael BenitezSpain16 Jun 20043 Jun 20104
Roy EvansEngland16 Jul 199812 Nov 19980
Gerard HoullierFrance16 Jul 199812 Nov 19980
Gerard HoullierFrance16 Jul 199824 May 20046
Roy EvansEngland31 Jan 199412 Nov 19981
Graeme SounessScotland16 Apr 199128 Jan 19941
Ronnie Moran (Caretaker manager)England22 Feb 199115 Apr 19910
Kenny DalglishScotland30 May 198521 Feb 19919
Joe FaganEngland2 Jul 198329 May 19853
Bob PaisleyEngland26 Aug 19741 Jul 198320
Bill ShanklyScotland1 Dec 195912 Jul 197411
Phil TaylorEnglandMay 195617 Nov 19590
Don WelshEngland23 Mar 19514 May 19560
George KayEngland6 Aug 1936Jan 19511
George PattersonEngland7 March 19286 Aug 19360
Matt McQueenScotland13 Feb 192315 Feb 19281
David AshworthEngland18 Dec 191912 Feb 19231
Tom WatsonEngland17 Aug 18966 May 19153
William Edward BarclayIreland15 Feb 189216 Aug 18962
John McKennaIreland15 Feb 189216 Aug 18962
Liverpool managers list

Which Liverpool managers won the most trophies?

Which Liverpool manager won the most trophies_-  Bob Paisley was the most successful Liverpool FC manager, winning 20 titles

Bob Paisley was the most successful Liverpool FC manager, winning 20 titles in his nine-year tenure, including six Football League titles, six Charity Shields, three Football League Cups, three European Cups, one UEFA Super Cup, and one UEFA Cup. From 1974 to 1983, he was the manager of Liverpool who won the most trophies.

Liverpool FC’s current manager is Jurgen Klopp, he is the first Liverpool manager to win the Premier League for Liverpool. Klopp took over as Liverpool’s manager on October 17, 2015. Jurgen Klopp is the most successful Liverpool manager of the twenty-first century, having won seven trophies with the Liverpool club, including the Champions League and Premier League. Here’s a list of the most successful Liverpool FC Managers list with the most trophies:

LFC ManagerPremier League TitlesLancashire LeagueFA CupFootball League CupFA Community ShieldEuropean Cup/UEFA Champions LeagueUEFA CupUEFA Super CupFIFA Club World CupTotal No. of Titles
Bob Paisley60036311020
Bill Shankly31203010011
Kenny Dalglish 3020400009
Jurgen Klopp1011110117
Gerard Houllier0012101106
Rafael Benitez0010110104
Tom Watson2100000003
Joe Fagan1001010003
Liverpool’s manager won the most trophies

Who were the last 10 Liverpool managers?

Liverpool FC has had the world’s most successful football managers in the last ten years. Here’s a list of who were the last 10 Liverpool FC Managers:

  1. Ronnie Moran (Caretaker manager) – (1991)
  2. Graeme Souness (1991 – 1994)
  3. Roy Evans (1994 – 1998)
  4. Roy Evans & Gerard Houllier (1998)
  5. Gerard Houllier (1998 – 2004)
  6. Rafael Benitez (2004 – 2010)
  7. Roy Hodgson (2010 – 2011)
  8. Kenny Dalglish (2011 – 2012)
  9. Brendan Rodgers (2012 -2015)
  10. Jurgen Klopp (2015- Present Liverpool Manager)

1. Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp - How many trophies has Klopp won?

He is widely regarded as one of the second-best managers in the world right now after Man City’s current manager Pep Guardiola. Jurgen Klopp during his tenures at Mainz 05, Borussia Dortmund, and Liverpool, he has won a remarkable 12 trophies, including the UEFA Champions League and the English Premier League. Building trust in his players is the foundation for high performance and effective teams, and Klopp has defined his transformational leadership approach with high energy, championing accountability, communicating clearly, and demonstrating emotional intelligence. Here’s a list of what trophies has Klopp won:

How many trophies has Klopp won?

ClubSeason Trophies
Liverpool FC2022-23FA Community Shield
Liverpool FC2021-22FA Cup
Liverpool FC2021-22League Cup
Liverpool FC2019-20English Premier League
Liverpool FC2019-20FIFA Club World Cup
Liverpool FC2019-20UEFA Super Cup
Liverpool FC2018-19UEFA Champions League
Borussia Dortmund2014-15DFL Super Cup
Borussia Dortmund2013-14DFL Super Cup
Borussia Dortmund2011-12DFL Pokal Cup
Borussia Dortmund2011-12Bundesliga
Borussia Dortmund2010-11Bundesliga

2. Brendan Rodgers

Brendan Rodgers Liverpool

Brendan Rodgers is a former player and manager in Northern Ireland. He currently serves as manager of Premier League club Leicester City. Brendan Rodgers left Swansea City in 2012 to sign a three-year contract with Liverpool, following the departure of Kenny Dalglish who was serving his second occasion at the club in May 2012. He was at Liverpool for three years, from 2012 to 2015, but he failed to win any trophies. Rodgers joined Liverpool in 2012 and made over 30 new signings while also selling several players before being replaced by Jurgen Klopp in 2015.

According to Liverpool reports, the incoming players’ transfers cost around £291,550,000, with an average signing cost of over £8,800,000 per player, and the outgoing transfers brought in around £200,250,000 in transfer fees. During his tenure as manager, Rodgers oversaw a net spend of approximately £91,300,000 on transfer fees.

3. Kenny Dalglish

Kenny Dalglish Liverpool

“King” Kenny Dalglish is a former Liverpool player who made 515 appearances as a forward for the Reds. Kenny Dalglish was the greatest manager of Liverpool for nearly 6 years during his two stints (1985 to 1991 & 2011 to 2012), becoming the club’s third most successful manager with 10 trophies won. During Kenny Dalglish’s first season as manager, he brought in 24 players at a cost of around £12,575,500 and sent out 20 players at a cost of around £6,767,000. This amounts to a net spend of approximately £5,808,500. He was Liverpool’s first-team manager, and his managerial career began spectacularly, with the Reds winning the league and FA Cup.

How many trophies did Kenny Dalglish win as a manager?

LiverpoolFA Cup1985-86
LiverpoolFootball League First Division1985-86
LiverpoolFootball League Super Cup1986 (shared)
LiverpoolFootball League First Division1987-88
LiverpoolFootball League Super Cup1988
LiverpoolFA Cup1988-89
LiverpoolFootball League Super Cup1989
LiverpoolFootball League First Division1989-90
LiverpoolFootball League Super Cup1990 (shared)
LiverpoolFootball League Cup2011–12
Blackburn RoversPremier League1994-95
Blackburn RoversFootball League Second Division play-offs1992
CelticScottish League Cup1999-2000
What did Kenny Dalglish win as a manager?

4. Bill Shankly

Bill Shankly LFC

Bill Shankly was the second most successful Liverpool manager in club history, winning 11 trophies between 1959 and 1974. He is the 10th manager of the club, and also one of the Liverpool club’s longest-serving managers. He was a very promising Liverpool manager from the 1950s to the 1970s, spending his time gaining promotions to the First Division and winning three League Championships and the UEFA Cup.

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