Next Game

Paderborn v Leverkusen

Sunday, 08 March 2015, 16:30

German Bundesliga

Last Game

Leverkusen 2 - 0 K'lautern

Tuesday, 03 March 2015, 18:00

German DFB Cup Third Round

Hyypia dreams of Reds job

Bayer Leverkusen boss Sami Hyypia admits it is his dream to manage former club Liverpool in the future.

Last Updated: 05/10/13 at 14:26 Post Comment

Sami Hyypia: Bayer Leverkusen boss dreams of managing Liverpool

Sami Hyypia: Bayer Leverkusen boss dreams of managing Liverpool

Hyypia is a big fans' favourite at Anfield after spending 10 successful years on Merseyside before moving to Germany in 2009.

The Finn took charge of Bayer on a caretaker basis before being appointed permanently in May 2012 and he has impressed during his short time in charge at the Bayer Arena.

And the 39-year-old has revealed it would be a dream come true to one day return to Liverpool as manager.

"I have two special places in my heart," Hyypia told Bild. "I was born in Finland. And there the national team coach is the biggest job.

"Liverpool has a different place in my heart.

"I will not say that it is a goal, but after the 10 years that I played there, it would be a dream someday to be Liverpool manager.

"But I live in the here and the now. And that is Bayer Leverkusen, and it is great fun."

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

I

f I were Manuel Pellegrini I would keep quiet and hope the Board didn't notice City not winning anything. If he isn't sacked I'd be astonished.

lfcfan80
Pellegrini: I won't be sacked

S

till I suppose it still gives him at least another year in the job. By the time it comes around , he can always make up another excuse. First it was 3 months , then a year .....Next year ? Whats his excuse with Van Persie ?

spud1
LVG calls for Di Maria patience

T

he England band. They ought to be sent to Syria.

tk421
The Ten Most Hated Things In Football

Footer 365

Manchester City boss Pellegrini hits back over recent criticism

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has come out fighting amid speculation over his future at the Etihad.

Sir Alex Ferguson hails decorated career of Spurs legend Dave Mackay

Sir Alex Ferguson has paid tribute to Dave Mackay, hailing 'a great career as a player and a manager.'

Petr Cech not likely to leave Chelsea unless huge transfer fee involved

Jose Mourinho says it will take "huge money" to prise goalkeeper Petr Cech away from Chelsea this summer.

Mail Box

There Are Mitigating Circumstances For LVG

One Mailboxer is admant there are mitigating circumstances to LVG's struggles at Manchester Utd and he offers his four signings for next season...

LVG Stick Needs A Little Context...

LVG's rough ride from the media needs some context - then you would understand, while the Mailbox urges Nabil Bentaleb to go down...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company