However, the Reds needed another player that could be used in both an attacking or wide role with only Stewart Downing and their single designated out and out winger.
Bellamy has played in a number of roles over the years, and with his skill and experience he will make a great addition for the club.
During his first time with the club Bellamy was deployed mainly as an attacking forward by Rafael Benitez but could be seen in multiple positions under Dalglish. The Scottish manager is sure to move the Welshman around in the lineup depending on his strategy from game to game.
All that having been said, here are five different lineups that could see Bellamy in the first-team XI......Click to Start Slideshow.
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