Who says romance is dead?
Former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has been pictured in Times Square proposing to his girlfriend Charlotte Searle.
Mum-of-one Ms Searle accepted the proposal.
The 43-year-old's proposal was spotted by Liverpool fan Craig Allen, who said he saw him hand Ms Searle, 33, a bouquet of roses before getting down on one knee.
"I saw this bloke proposing and took snaps to show my girlfriend," Mr Allen, who was waiting outside a shop while his partner shopped inside, told The Sun.
"I was gobsmacked when I saw it was Rodgers. They stopped off in a Mercedes, he popped the question in front of a photographer, put the ring on, and away they went."
Jurgen Klopp's best quotes
Jurgen Klopp's best quotes
1/11 Signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan
"Mkhitaryan fits us like an arse on a bucket. What he offers is exactly what we need."
2/11 On his wife's books
"She wrote a book for children. It's like Harry Potter - but it about football. There's no Harry Potter flying on his f****** stick - just football."
3/11 His singing skills on the team bus
"I couldn't have been a rock star, although I do sing Country Road very loudly on the PlayStation karaoke game."
4/11 What he told his players after a poor first half
"I told my players during the break: Since we're here anyway, we might actually play a bit of football."
5/11 Are players banned from having sex before matches?
"My players sleep in double rooms the night before the match. I hope that nothing happens."
6/11 To a rival Schalke fan on the secret of winning the Bundesliga
"How do you explain to a blind person what colour is?"
7/11 Borussia Dortmund's rivalry with Bayern Munich
"We have a bow and arrow and if we aim well, we can hit the target. The problem is that Bayern has a bazooka. The probability that they will hit the target is clearly higher. But then Robin Hood was apparently quite successful."
8/11 On his playing career
"I never succeeded in bringing to the field what was going on in my brain. I had the talent for the fifth division, and the mind for the Bundesliga. The result was a career in the second division."
9/11 On Bayern
"They are like the Chinese in the business world. They look at what others are doing and copy it, just with more money."
10/11 Losing the 2013 Champions League final
"The only thing I can say is that it was great. London is the town of the Olympic Games. The weather was good, everything is OK. Only the result is s***."
11/11 On having had a hair transplant
"Yes, it's true. I underwent a hair transplant. And I think the results are really cool, don't you?"
Rodgers divorced his wife of 14 years, Susan, in December and just 68 days on he has taken the first important step towards another trip down the aisle.
Ms Searle was Liverpool's travel coordinator when she first met Rodgers - who was paid £5million-a-year as the club's manager - in 2013.
Rodgers, who came so close to winning the Premier League title with Liverpool in 2013/14, was sacked as Reds manager back last October and replaced with Jurgen Klopp.
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