Liverpool sporting director who oversaw Darwin Nunez & Luis Diaz signings to depart membership

Liverpool sporting director who oversaw Darwin Nunez & Luis Diaz signings to leave club

Liverpool sporting director Julian Ward will go away the membership on the finish of the season, just a few months after changing Michael Edwards within the function.

Edwards is credited as the person who constructed Jurgen Klopp’s staff that has gained Premier League, Champions League, FA Cup and League Cup trophies in current seasons. However he stepped away in the summertime to take a break from soccer.

Edwards has not but returned to soccer, though has fielded affords from Chelsea and others.

Ward had already labored as Edwards’ deputy and was subsequently promoted. Nevertheless, this will likely be Ward’s solely season within the job as he too plans to depart and take a break of his personal. 90min understands that he has no different job lined up.

Ward has been at Liverpool for a decade in varied roles, becoming a member of from Manchester Metropolis in 2012.

Even earlier than Edwards formally left in Could, the transition of accountability was in full move and Ward was thought to have had a serious function within the January signing of Luis Diaz from Porto and the summer time arrival of Darwin Nunez from Benfica.

90min understands that Liverpool are aspiring to appoint any individual new to the membership as his successor, somewhat than go for one more inside promotion.

It additional provides to important current upheaval at Anfield. Outcomes on the pitch to this point this season have fallen under the excessive commonplace set in recent times, whereas homeowners FSG have additionally confirmed their intention to welcome new funding into the membership or possibly even promote up altogether.

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