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The one-time manager had been lined up by Kennedy for a position in the new regime, and he would have taken a role providing support and assistance to Ally McCoist.
Souness and Kennedy are long-time friends, and the former Rangers and Liverpool manager was prepared to return to help. Kennedy was also keen to involve Walter Smith, and intended to offer him a director of football role, but Souness would also have been involved in the running of the club, at least in a football sense.