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Anfield will welcome back Gerrad Houllier where his current club Aston Villa will take on Liverpool in the English Premier League on Monday.

Houllier, in his six years in charge of Liverpool, led them to many trophies but the haul was topped by the treble of the Carling Cup, FA Cup and UEFA Cup in 2001. He will lead his current Aston Villa crop seated in the unfamiliar opposition bench against Liverpool, who are managed by Roy Hodgson - Houllier's good friend.

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