Brazilian heads out
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Rafa Benitez has thanked Fabio Aurelio for his "fantastic service" at the club while announcing he will be leaving.
The Brazilian defender's contract is up this summer and Liverpool have not come to an agreement with the left-back over a new one so he will be moving on.
Benitez told the club's website: "Fabio's contract is nearly finished and he is going to leave us.
"We had been trying to work something out with regards an extension but it was a pity that we couldn't. He has given us absolutely fantastic service.
"Fabio is a top professional, a great player and a really good lad. I mean every single word I say about him.
"It has been a pleasure having him here and we really will miss him"