By Dominic King

Former Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas has said he will not rush any decision about his future as he congratulated the Champions League-winning squad he left behind.

Villas-Boas in no rush to accept Liverpool role... former Chelsea boss to hold talks this week

The Portuguese, who is a target for Italian side Roma, is set to hold talks with Liverpool this week over becoming Kenny Dalglish’s successor.

He is one of a number of candidates, including Roberto Martinez and Fabio Capello, whom Liverpool’s owners Fenway Sports Group will speak with as they plot their next step.

Villas-Boas said: ‘I’m still choosing the right project and that decision will take the necessary time.’

Of Chelsea’s dramatic success in Munich, Villas-Boas added: ‘The biggest award is to win the Champions League. Congratulations to Di Matteo and the players.’