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Moore to replace Ayre as Liverpool CEO

Goal.com logo Goal.com 28-02-2017

Peter Moore will replace Ian Ayre as Liverpool CEO, the Premier League side announced on Monday.

Liverpool confirmed last March that Ayre will vacate his role at the end of his contract, which expires in May.

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And Liverpool have turned to Moore, who is currently chief competition officer at Electronic Arts (EA).

Moore's appointment came after Liverpool's forgettable 3-1 loss at struggling Premier League champions Leicester City.

Liverpool have lost three of their past five matches to sit fifth in the table, only a point ahead of rivals Manchester United, who have a game in hand.

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