have appointed one of Mick Hucknall's former Simply Red band-mates as the club's
Richardson - pictured far right - was the original guitarist with the long-running pop outfit, but
left the band in 1987 after making two albums in order to pursue a career in
Richardson has now been appointed by the Reds on a part-time basis to help look
after the Liverpool "stars" when their muscles are "too tight to
mention" in a bid to help them keep "holding back the years".
latest new arrival at Anfield claims that Liverpool's players have been
merciless in their ribbing while on a pre-season training camp in Switzerland.
have been giving me a lot of stick, especially (assistant managed) Sammy Lee," he told Liverpool's website.
"I am a professional producer and musician but I
was always interested in medicine, and when I left the band in 1987, that's the
path I went down.
work for Liverpool is a great honour and when I got the call I was really
role is to prepare the players and deal with their recovery after training. I
am used to working with top athletes and so am very much looking forward to