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Adiós Señor Rafael Benitez

Liverpool today officially parted ways with manager Rafael Benitez after the Spaniards 6year tenure at the club. In what was described as (but probably wasn't) a deal of mutual consent, Benitez has been paid £6million in this severance deal, some £10million less than what was in his contract should he have been sacked.
Rafael Benitez for many months now, maybe even seasons in some cases has split the fan bases opinion. Everyone always appreciated what he had done and achieved as Liverpool manager ~
UEFA Champions League - 2005 FA Cup - 2006 UEFA Super Cup - 2005 FA Community Shield - 2006
Highest points tally generated in Liverpool's Premier League history, finishing in 2nd place with a total of 86points.
Took us to another Champions League final in 2007.
Ensured Champions League football was a regular feature for the Reds up until his last season as Liverpool manager.
And not forgetting some famous results against the likes of Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester United, Chelsea, Everto…