Liverpool Eye Sensational Double Raid On Napoli: Benitez To Return & Sign Star Striker

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Reds linked with stunning double swoop on Serie A giants.

Liverpool have been linked with a stunning move to bring manager Rafael Benitez back to the club from Serie A side Napoli, with the Spanish tactician then bringing his star striker Gonzalo Higuain with him from Italy.

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According to Spanish sourcd, Benitez is open to returning to his old club as his future with Napoli looks in serious doubt, while Higuain is a long-term target for the Reds.

Liverpool have had a difficult season this year, putting Brendan Rodgers’ position as manager under some scrutiny, while the departure of Luis Suarez to Barcelona in the summer and a number of injuries to Daniel Sturridge have left the team short of quality upfront.

Higuain would no doubt be a useful signing for the Merseyside giants, and it would certainly be a popular move if Liverpool could re-appoint Benitez whilst also bringing in the world class goal-poacher.

Benitez, who has also had a spell in charge at Chelsea, led Liverpool to the Champions League during his first spell at Anfield.

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