Brendan Rodgers

Born: January 26, 1973 (age 43)

Height: 5'6.5" (170cm)

Hometown: Carnlough, Northern Ireland
Nationality: Northern Ireland flag Northern Irish

Liverpool's Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers applauds before the start of the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Southampton at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, northwest England, on August 17, 2014
Career History
Senior1990-1993Reading
1993-1994Newport County
Managerial2008-2009Watford
2009Reading
2010-2012Swansea City
2012-2015Liverpool
Sports Mole has 5,173 articles about Brendan Rodgers. Articles 1 to 40:
Slaven Bilic points and shouts during the FA Cup fourth-round replay between West Ham United and Liverpool on February 9, 2016
Preview: West Ham United vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between West Ham United and Swansea City at Upton Park.
18:00
Jurgen Klopp has a stroll prior to the Europa League semi-final between Villarreal and Liverpool on April 28, 2016
Jurgen Klopp happy with Liverpool progress
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says that he is happy with the direction his team is heading after seven months in charge at Anfield.
May 4, 19:14
Dejan Lovren celebrates his match winner during the Europa League quarter-final between Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund on April 14, 2016
Dejan Lovren: 'Jurgen Klopp brought positivity to Liverpool'
Defender Dejan Lovren credits manager Jurgen Klopp with changing the mindset at Liverpool.
May 4, 18:41
Brendan Rodgers manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on October 4, 2015 in Liverpool, England.
Brendan Rodgers: 'No concrete offers from any clubs yet'
Former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers reveals that he has not yet had any "concrete offers" from clubs.
May 2, 15:58
Francesco Guidolin attempts to go unnoticed during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Swansea City on February 28, 2016
Francesco Guidolin still unsure of Swansea City future
Swansea boss Francesco Guidolin reiterates his desire to stay at the club beyond the end of the current season, but admits that he is still in the dark over his future.
May 1, 20:36
Swansea City's English defender Kyle Bartley vies with Liverpool's English midfielder Adam Lallana (2nd R) during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Swansea City at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north-west England on Novem
Preview: Swansea City vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Swansea and Liverpool at the Liberty Stadium.
Apr 29, 14:35
Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City scores his team's third and hat trick goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Leicester City at Liberty Stadium on December 5, 2015
Preview: Leicester City vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole picks apart Sunday's Premier League match as leaders Leicester City try to close in on the title by defeating Swansea City.
Apr 23, 17:42
The Liverpool Football Club emblem is displayed on the gates of Anfield Stadium on September 17, 2012
Preview: Liverpool vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League match between Liverpool and Newcastle United at Anfield.
Apr 21, 09:00
Jurgen Klopp ist eine froh Hase after the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp wants cool heads against Everton
Jurgen Klopp says that he wants his Liverpool players to keep calm during Wednesday's clash against Everton at Anfield.
Apr 19, 17:11
Jurgen Norbert Klopp knows where his loyalties lie during the Europa League quarter-final between Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund on April 14, 2016
Preview: Liverpool vs. Everton
Sports Mole looks ahead to Jurgen Klopp's first Merseyside derby as Liverpool welcome local rivals Everton to Anfield.
Apr 19, 16:19
Derby County manager Paul Clement looks on during the Pre-Season Friendly match between Northampton Town and Derby County at Sixfields Stadium on July 18, 2015
Ex-Derby County coach Paul Clement linked with Swansea City post
Ex-Derby County boss Paul Clement is touted as a possible contender to take over at Premier League side Swansea City this summer.
Apr 19, 11:32
Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Europa League quarter-final between Borussia Dortmund and Liverpool on April 7, 2016
Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool confident of progressing in Europa League'
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says that the progress made by his side since taking over in October gives him confidence of getting past Borussia Dortmund in Europe.
Apr 14, 11:37
Francesco Guidolin watches from the stands during the game between Swansea and Watford on January 18, 2016
Huw Jenkins: 'All options open over Francesco Guidolin'
Swansea City chairman Huw Jenkins says that "all options are open" when it comes to manager Francesco Guidolin's future.
Apr 13, 10:01
Dortmund's head coach Thomas Tuchel looks on prior the German first division football Bundesliga match Borussia Dortmund vs FC Schalke 04 on November 8, 2015, 2015
Thomas Tuchel: 'Jurgen Klopp's return to Borussia Dortmund will be special'
Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel says that Jurgen Klopp's return to the German club as Liverpool manager will be "very special".
Apr 6, 13:52
Roma's midfielder from Egypt Mohamed Salah celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Champions League football match AS Roma vs Bayer Leverkusen on November 4, 2015
Mohamed Salah: 'Jose Mourinho convinced me to snub Liverpool'
Roma winger Mohamed Salah reveals that a late phone call from Jose Mourinho convinced him to snub Liverpool in favour of a move to Chelsea in January 2014.
Apr 4, 15:01
Ryland Morgans during a Liverpool training session in September 2015
Liverpool fitness coach Ryland Morgans to leave club
Liverpool announce that their head of fitness and conditioning Ryland Morgans is to leave the club in order to focus on a new challenge.
Mar 31, 20:29
Swansea player Andre Ayew in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Newcastle United at the Liberty stadium on August 15, 2015
Andre Ayew nearing return from injury
Swansea manager Francesco Guidolin reveals that Andre Ayew will not be fit to face Stoke City, but should be back in time for the match against Chelsea.
Mar 31, 19:33
Francesco Guidolin attempts to go unnoticed during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Swansea City on February 28, 2016
Francesco Guidolin brushes off Brendan Rodgers speculation
Swansea City manager Francesco Guidolin says that he is "unconcerned" by reports linking Brendan Rodgers with a return to the Liberty Stadium at the end of the season.
Mar 31, 19:11
Emre Can celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Aston Villa and Liverpool on February 14, 2016
Emre Can: 'Ignore the Premier League table, we're improving under Jurgen Klopp'
Emre Can says that Liverpool's position of ninth in the Premier League table should be ignored because it does not reflect how much Jurgen Klopp has improved the team.
Mar 29, 14:49
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on September 26, 2015 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Report: Swansea City want Brendan Rodgers to return as manager
Swansea City are reportedly keen to bring Brendan Rodgers back to the club as manager this summer.
Mar 28, 09:42
Christian Benteke scores a winning penalty during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Report: Atletico Madrid want Christian Benteke
A report claims that Liverpool's out-of-favour striker Christian Benteke is a summer transfer target for Atletico Madrid.
Mar 25, 13:40
Christian Benteke scores a winning penalty during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Christian Benteke: 'I have not lived up to expectations at Liverpool'
Liverpool striker Christian Benteke admits that he has not lived up to expectations so far, but argues that his opportunities have been too limited under Jurgen Klopp.
Mar 23, 19:29
Mamadou Sakho of Liverpool in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on October 31, 2015 in London, England.
Mamadou Sakho never considered leaving Liverpool
Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho insists that he never thought about leaving the club when he was not playing regularly under Brendan Rodgers.
Mar 22, 21:01
A view inside St Mary's ahead of the game between Southampton and Everton on August 15, 2015
Preview: Southampton vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's.
Mar 18, 18:58
Jurgen Klopp ist eine froh Hase after the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp to face former club Dortmund in Europa League quarters
Jurgen Klopp will return to his former club Borussia Dortmund as Liverpool are drawn the German side in the quarter-finals of the Europa League.
Mar 18, 18:00
Jurgen Klopp is young, free and single during the Europa League game between Liverpool and Manchester United on March 10, 2016
Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool players will help silence Old Trafford'
Jurgen Klopp is confident that Liverpool can handle the atmosphere generated by Manchester United supporters at Old Trafford in Thursday evening's European showdown.
Mar 16, 19:10
Steve McClaren manager of Newcastle United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Newcastle United at Selhurst Park on November 28, 2015
Newcastle United in "crisis talks" over manager
The Newcastle United board are reportedly in "crisis talks" over the future of Steve McClaren as the club battles against relegation to the Championship.
Mar 6, 19:02
Jurgen Klopp gestures during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Jurgen Klopp 'to be given £100m transfer funds'
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp will reportedly receive a transfer kitty of £100m this summer as he looks to bring in a goalkeeper and striker.
Mar 6, 13:50
Jurgen Klopp watches on during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp planning for next season
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says that the club are already planning for next season.
Mar 1, 14:57
Christian Benteke of Liverpool celebrates as he scores their second goal during the UEFA Europa League Group B match between Liverpool FC and FC Girondins de Bordeaux at Anfield on November 26, 2015 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Christian Benteke heading for Liverpool exit?
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will reportedly look to sell £32.5m signing Christian Benteke at the end of the season.
Mar 1, 11:09
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Etihad Stadium on November 21, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Preview: Liverpool vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Sunday's League Cup final as Liverpool and Manchester City do battle at Wembley for some silverware.
Feb 26, 17:58
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on September 26, 2015 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Brendan Rodgers proposes in Times Square
A photo appears on Twitter that seems to show Brendan Rodgers proposing to his girlfriend in New York.
Feb 23, 18:21
Philippe Coutinho receives a hug from manager Jurgen Klopp after coming off during the League Cup semi-final between Stoke and Liverpool on January 5, 2016
Philippe Coutinho: 'Jurgen Klopp is steering Liverpool in the right direction'
Philippe Coutinho says that Liverpool are moving in the "right direction" under manager Jurgen Klopp.
Feb 22, 12:43
Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on September 26, 2015 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Report: Brendan Rodgers receives offer from Chinese Super League
Former Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is reportedly offered a job working for the lucrative Chinese Super League.
Feb 19, 16:37
Jurgen Klopp watches on during the game between West Ham and Liverpool on January 2, 2016
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp to target new wingers in transfer window
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hints that he will look to buy a winger in the summer transfer window.
Feb 17, 13:34
Jurgen Klopp prepares for the FA Cup fourth-round replay between West Ham United and Liverpool on February 9, 2016
Steven Gerrard: 'Liverpool are lucky to have Jurgen Klopp as manager'
Steven Gerrard says that Liverpool are "lucky" to have Jurgen Klopp as their manager.
Feb 16, 17:54
Head coach David Moyes of Real Sociedad looks on during the La Liga match between Real Socided and Elche FC at Estadio Anoeta on November 28, 2014
David Moyes favourite for Derby County job
A high street bookmaker makes David Moyes a 7-4 shot to replace Paul Clement as the next manager of Derby County.
Feb 9, 10:59
Brendan Rodgers manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on October 4, 2015 in Liverpool, England.
Brendan Rodgers: 'I turned down five jobs after getting sacked by Liverpool'
Former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers reveals that he turned down five job offers after he was sacked by the Merseyside club in October.
Feb 8, 18:29
Brendan Rodgers manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on October 4, 2015 in Liverpool, England.
Brendan Rodgers: 'Liverpool must decide on transfer strategy'
Former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says that the Merseyside giants must decide between a "business model or a winning model" ahead of next season.
Feb 7, 21:03
Jurgen Klopp smiles at a disinterested Sam Allardyce ahead of the game between Sunderland and Liverpool on December 30, 2015
Preview: Liverpool vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's Premier League clash between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield.
Feb 4, 18:09
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CLeicester CityLeicester362211364343077
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516