“You need to be able to give them the right recipe for them to show their best level."
"I have the ambition to manage an elite team, but I am in no hurry. I am very happy where I am."
"Right now, Jurgen [Klopp] is doing a great job, so I think that the job is fulfilled."
Xabi Alonso was part of the Liverpool side who beat AC Milan in 2005...
Xabi Alonso is currently in charge of Real Sociedad B but will return to the Bundesliga next season.
It seems as though Spurs will back Mourinho over Alli. Liverpool are among those who have been there before.
Fan favourite Xabi Alonso won the Champions League and FA Cup during his time at Liverpool.
Peter Crouch says Xabi Alonso drove the Liverpool squad mad in one part of training – until it led to a famous goal.
Fabregas reveals he was frequently on the phone to Alonso, who was "dying" to join Arsenal.
There's no place for Lampard in Torres' ultimate teammates XI...
The former Liverpool man has been linked with coaching roles at both clubs.
Real Madrid are lining up a former Liverpool hero to replace Zizou, while the Reds are watching an ex-Arsenal youngster.
Former Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso wishes he had the opportunity to play under Jurgen Klopp.
Keita has named a Liverpool icon as his toughest ever opponent. When did he play Igor Biscan?
Xabi Alonso claims Liverpool must deal with the "emotional side" of the Champions League final.
Guardiola, Alonso, Xavi and Ferguson are among his biggest fans. How did England get it so wrong with Michael Carrick?
Xabi Alonso is in the Spanish taxman's sights over an alleged €2m in unpaid tax
Xabi Alonso would find it "easy" to play with Liverpool's forwards. And we would find it easy to watch.
Why might Mourinho want Mesut Ozil at Man United? Xabi Alonso sheds some light on the matter.
"I'm following the early steps of his career closely," says Xabi Alonso of Steven Gerrard. He's going places.
Former Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso has revealed the three biggest regrets of his career in football.
Also, what is the greatest left-back performance ever? And Tottenham's worst signings are discussed.
Xabi Alonso out, Granit Xhaka in? We wish you good luck, Bayern Munich...
He's not the only one. Carragher says 'things were never really the same' after Alonso left Liverpool...
An Arsenal fan reflects on missing out on Xabi Alonso in 2008. Plus United thoughts, Mings, BT and...
Don't go, Xabi! Former Liverpool midfielder confirms he'll hang up his Copa Mundials in the summer...
He has won just about everything in football and now he will join Bayern Munich's board of directors.
Schweini managed to escape Jose Mourinho's freezer. Which other Prem stars came in from the cold?
Xabi Alonso is "enjoying" watching Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool. Cue reports of an emotional return...
Joey Barton admits he once fouled Xabi Alonso after the Spaniard "stole his move to Liverpool".