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
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Kolo Toure shows Roberto Soldado his gravity shoes during the Europa League semi-final between Villarreal and Liverpool on April 28, 2016
Kolo Toure "really excited" to join Celtic
Centre-back Kolo Toure says that he is "really excited" to have joined Celtic after penning a one-year contract with the Scottish champions.
19:53
Kolo Toure of Liverpool in action during the international friendly match between Thai Premier League All Stars and Liverpool FC at Rajamangala Stadium on July 14, 2015
Celtic confirm Kolo Toure signing
Celtic announce the arrival of former Liverpool defender Kolo Toure on a one-year deal.
14:52
Kolo Toure of Liverpool in action during the international friendly match between Thai Premier League All Stars and Liverpool FC at Rajamangala Stadium on July 14, 2015
Brendan Rodgers: 'Kolo Toure close to joining Celtic'
Experienced centre-back Kolo Toure should officially join Celtic on Sunday, confirms Hoops boss Brendan Rodgers.
Jul 23, 21:02
Claudio Ranieri surveys the pitch ahead of the Premier League game between Sunderland and Leicester City on April 10, 2016
Live Commentary: Celtic 1-1 Leicester City (Leicester win 6-5 on penalties) - as it happened
Relive Leicester's penalty shootout victory over Celtic as the English champions overcame the Scottish champions in the ICC.
Jul 23, 16:30
Kolo Toure of Liverpool in action during the international friendly match between Thai Premier League All Stars and Liverpool FC at Rajamangala Stadium on July 14, 2015
Kolo Toure 'undergoing Celtic medical'
A report claims that former Liverpool centre-back Kolo Toure is currently undergoing a medical with Scottish giants Celtic.
Jul 23, 12:13
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.
Result: Celtic hit three past Lincoln Red Imps to progress in Champions League
Celtic progress through to the third qualifying round of the Champions League with a 3-0 victory over Lincoln Red Imps.
Jul 20, 21:39
Adam Bogdan of Liverpool FC warms up ahead of the international friendly match between Brisbane Roar and Liverpool FC at Suncorp Stadium on July 17, 2015
Adam Bogdan 'undergoes Wigan Athletic medical'
Liverpool goalkeeper Adam Bogdan will reportedly undergo a medical at Wigan Athletic ahead of a season-long loan switch.
Jul 20, 13:18
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 calls for Celtic patience
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers warns his side that they may need to be patient during the second leg of their Champions League qualifying clash with Lincoln Red Imps.
Jul 19, 15:01
Liverpool's English midfielder Jordon Ibe (R) celebrates after scoring his team's fifth goal during the English League Cup quarter-final football match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on December 2,
Jordon Ibe likens Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe to Brendan Rodgers
Jordon Ibe likens Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe to his former Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers following his £15m transfer.
Jul 16, 14:57
Jon Flanagan and Marko Arnautovic tussle for the ball during the League Cup semi-final second leg between Liverpool and Stoke City at Anfield
Report: Liverpool want to keep Jon Flanagan despite Celtic link
Liverpool reportedly have no intention of offloading Jon Flanagan to Brendan Rodgers's Celtic.
Jul 16, 13:34
Jon Flanagan and Marko Arnautovic tussle for the ball during the League Cup semi-final second leg between Liverpool and Stoke City at Anfield
Celtic target loan deal for Liverpool defender Jon Flanagan?
Celtic reportedly make an official approach to sign Liverpool defender Jon Flanagan on loan.
Jul 16, 11:11
Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli plays during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at White Hart Lane in London on August 31, 2014
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp tells Mario Balotelli to find new club
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp tells Mario Balotelli to find a new club this summer as he has no future at Anfield.
Jul 13, 10:56
Brendan Rodgers manager of Liverpool reacts during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Liverpool at Britannia Stadium on May 24, 2015
Brendan Rodgers: 'No embarrassment in Celtic defeat to Lincoln Red Imps'
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers insists that there is "no embarrassment" for his side despite falling to a 1-0 loss at the hands of Gibraltan part-timers Lincoln Red Imps.
Jul 12, 21:52
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.
Result: Celtic stunned by Gibraltan part-timers Lincoln Red Imps
Celtic slump to one of the most embarrassing defeats in their history at the hands of Gibraltan part-timers Lincoln Red Imps in Brendan Rodgers's first match in charge.
Jul 12, 20:51
Jurgen Klopp ist eine froh Hase after the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Preview: Fleetwood Town vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's pre-season friendly between Fleetwood Town and Liverpool at Highbury Stadium.
Jul 12, 14:33
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 "looking forward" to Celtic bow
New Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers is "looking forward" to his first competitive outing in charge of the club.
Jul 11, 20:45
Jurgen Klopp has a stroll prior to the Europa League semi-final between Villarreal and Liverpool on April 28, 2016
Jurgen Klopp to cut down Liverpool squad due to having 'too many' players
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hints that he will trim the squad by selling a handful of players this summer.
Jul 9, 17:35
Jurgen Klopp ist eine froh Hase after the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Report: Liverpool offer Jurgen Klopp new deal nine months after hiring him
Liverpool reportedly offer manager Jurgen Klopp a new contract, just nine months after hiring him as Brendan Rodgers's successor.
Jul 7, 11:39
Christian Benteke of Liverpool runs with the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and A.F.C. Bournemouth at Anfield on August 17, 2015
Crystal Palace 'table £31.5m bid for Christian Benteke'
Crystal Palace reportedly table a club-record £31.5m bid for Liverpool flop Christian Benteke.
Jul 4, 21:45
Chris Gunter and Raheem Sterling during the Euro 2016 Group B game between England and Wales on June 16, 2016
Report: Celtic to trigger Wales defender Chris Gunter's Reading release clause
Celtic are reportedly prepared to trigger the £1m release clause in Chris Gunter's Reading contract as the Wales defender continues to impress at Euro 2016.
Jul 3, 21:08
Liverpool's Italian striker Mario Balotelli gives a thumbs up after scoring Liverpool's third goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, northwest England, on February
Mario Balotelli: 'I will become world's best player'
Mario Balotelli hopes to one day win the Ballon d'Or award, handed to the world's best player, despite admitting that he is currently only performing at 'five out of 10'.
Jul 2, 20:39
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.
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers rules out taking England job
Brendan Rodgers rules out becoming the next England manager as he intends to begin a new spell in charge of Celtic.
Jun 30, 11:35
Christian Benteke scores a winning penalty during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Report: Atletico Madrid open talks with Liverpool over Christian Benteke
Atletico Madrid reportedly open talks with Liverpool over the signing of striker Christian Benteke.
Jun 29, 17:40
Moussa Dembele of Fulham during the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Everton at Craven Cottage on March 30, 2014
Moussa Dembele eyeing Champions League football
New Celtic striker Moussa Dembele sets his sights on helping the team to qualify for the Champions League proper.
Jun 29, 13:27
Moussa Dembele of Fulham during the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Everton at Craven Cottage on March 30, 2014
Moussa Dembele delighted by "unreal" Celtic move
New Celtic signing Moussa Dembele describes his move to the Scottish giants as "unreal" and "unbelievable".
Jun 28, 19:42
Moussa Dembele of Fulham during the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Everton at Craven Cottage on March 30, 2014
Celtic sign Moussa Dembele from Fulham on four-year deal
Celtic announce the signing of Moussa Dembele from Fulham on a four-year deal.
Jun 28, 17:42
Kieran Tierney of Celtic holds off the challenge from Mattias Mostrom of Molde during the UEFA Europa League Group A match between Celtic FC and Molde FK at Celtic Park on November 5, 2015 in Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Kieran Tierney signs new five-year contract at Celtic
Nineteen-year-old Kieran Tierney signs a new five-year contract at Celtic.
Jun 24, 12:25
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.
Celtic to face opposition from Estonia or Gibraltar in Champions League
Celtic are drawn to face either Flora Tallinn or Lincoln in the second qualifying round of the Champions League.
Jun 20, 11:42
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.
Celtic, Rangers to go head to head in Scottish Premiership on September 10
The first Old Firm derby of the 2016-17 season between Celtic and Rangers is scheduled for September 10.
Jun 17, 09:32
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.
Celtic announce departure of Carlton Cole
Celtic announce that striker Carlton Cole has been released from the Scottish Premiership club.
Jun 16, 10:56
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.
Tommy Boyd: 'Celtic made right choice in appointing Brendan Rodgers'
Tommy Boyd says that his former club Celtic have made the right decision in appointing Brendan Rodgers as the team's new manager.
Jun 8, 18:10
Christian Benteke scores a winning penalty during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Christian Benteke: 'I want to stay at Liverpool'
Liverpool striker Christian Benteke expresses his desire to stay at the club this summer, but only if he is in Jurgen Klopp's plans.
Jun 8, 14:51
Fenerbahce's Serbian forward Lazar Markovic (R) vies for the ball with Galatasaray's Turkish defender Hakan Balta (L) during the Turkish Super Lig football match between Fenerbahce and Galatasaray at the Fenerbahce Sukru Saracoglu stadium in Istanbul on O
Liverpool winger Lazar Markovic bids farewell to Fenerbahce
Liverpool winger Lazar Markovic bids farewell to Fenerbahce having spent the 2015-16 campaign on loan at the Turkish outfit.
Jun 8, 13:41
Bolton Wanderers Manager Neil Lennon walks onto the pitch at the start of the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Bolton Wanderers at St Andrews (stadium) on October 18, 2014
Neil Lennon nearing Hibernian appointment?
Former Celtic manager Neil Lennon could reportedly be confirmed as the new Hibernian boss by the end of the week.
Jun 7, 20:33
Andre Wisdom of Norwich City in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Swansea City at Carrow Road on November 7, 2015
Report: Brendan Rodgers wants Liverpool defender Andre Wisdom at Celtic
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers is reportedly keen to sign his former Liverpool player Andre Wisdom.
Jun 6, 15:55
Stephen Darby of Bradford City takes a shot on goal under pressure from Oliver Norwood of Reading during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Bradford City and Reading at the Coral Windows Stadium, Valley Parade on March 7, 2015
Five clubs chasing Reading midfielder Oliver Norwood?
Burnley, Hull City, Bournemouth, Swansea City and Celtic are reportedly chasing Reading midfielder Oliver Norwood.
Jun 4, 15:46
Celtic manager Neil Lennon on the touchline against AC Milan during the Champions League group match on September 18, 2013
Neil Lennon in talks with Hibernian
Former Celtic and Bolton Wanderers boss Neil Lennon holds talks with Hibernian over becoming the club's new manager.
Jun 3, 21:32
Steven Fletcher of Sunderland controls the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at The Stadium of Light on October 03, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Steven Fletcher expects Sunderland departure
Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher admits that he is unsure of his future, but insists that there has been no contact with Scottish Premiership champions Celtic.
Jun 3, 21:18
Leigh Griffiths of Celtic celebrates scoring a goal early in the first half during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying play off first leg match, between at Celtic Park on August 19, 2015
Leigh Griffiths keen to impress new Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers
Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths says that he will work hard to impress new manager Brendan Rodgers, despite his 40-goal return this season.
Jun 1, 12:42
Nathan Oduwa of Tottenham Hotspur is tackled by Fankaty Dabo of Chelsea on January 28, 2016
Brendan Rodgers wants Chelsea defender Fankaty Dabo at Celtic?
Chelsea's young defender Fankaty Dabo is reportedly a loan target of Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers.
May 30, 22:02

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