Brendan Rodgers

Born: January 26, 1973 (age 44)

Height: 5'6.5" (170cm)

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

Team: Celtic
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Career History
Senior1990-1993Reading
1993-1994Newport County
Managerial2008-2009Watford
2009Reading
2010-2012Swansea City
2012-2015Liverpool
2016-Celtic
Sports Mole has 5,351 articles about Brendan Rodgers. Articles 1 to 40:
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.
Report: Arsenal keeping close eye on Celtic left-back Kieran Tierney
Arsenal are reportedly keeping track of Celtic left-back Kieran Tierney ahead of a potential transfer.
Mar 21, 11:35
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp before the match against Arsenal on March 4, 2017
Barcelona not ruling out Jurgen Klopp as candidate for manager's job
Barcelona technical director Robert Fernandez does not rule out reports that Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is a contender to replace Luis Enrique.
Mar 21, 09:47
David Silva goes up against Jordan Henderson during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester City on December 31, 2016
Why Manchester City will end Liverpool's unbeaten run against top sides
Liverpool have only lost to teams in the bottom half of the Premier League table this season, but that record could end against Manchester City.
Mar 14, 14:04
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Liverpool 'paid out over £15m after sacking Brendan Rodgers'
Brendan Rodgers and his backroom coaching staff were reportedly paid a figure of £15.6m between them following their sacking by Liverpool in October 2015.
Mar 6, 17:55
Celtic striker Moussa Dembele shoots during his side's 7-0 defeat to Barcelona in a Champions League match at the Camp Nou on September 13, 2016
Moussa Dembele: 'Brendan Rodgers has improved my all-round game'
Moussa Dembele was always confident that he would score regularly for Celtic, but is grateful to Brendan Rodgers for helping to improve his all-round game.
Mar 6, 16:58
Jurgen Klopp and Arsene Wenger during the game between Liverpool and Arsenal on January 13, 2016
Preview: Liverpool vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between top-four rivals Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield.
Mar 3, 22:01
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers: 'Liverpool must trust Jurgen Klopp'
Former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says that the Merseyside giants must "trust" current boss Jurgen Klopp, despite their inconsistent form.
Mar 3, 11:25
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Manchester United at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Harry Redknapp: 'Liverpool no better off than they were under Brendan Rodgers'
Harry Redknapp slams the progress made by Jurgen Klopp at Liverpool, insisting that the German has failed to take the club any further than Brendan Rodgers did.
Mar 2, 21:14
A general view showing the Liverpool club badge at The Kop end prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester United at Anfield on March 22, 2015
Danny Murphy: 'Liverpool at least five years away from Premier League title'
Ex-Liverpool midfielder Danny Murphy questions the ambition of the club's owners and claims that their wait for a Premier League title could go on for another 10 years.
Mar 2, 17:30
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.
Liverpool announce loss despite record revenue
Liverpool announce a pre-tax loss of £19.8m despite posting record revenue figures.
Mar 1, 13:31
Celtic striker Moussa Dembele shoots during his side's 7-0 defeat to Barcelona in a Champions League match at the Camp Nou on September 13, 2016
Agent reveals Moussa Dembele will see out four-year contract at Celtic
Moussa Dembele has no plans to leave Celtic at the end of the season, according to his agent Mamadi Fofana.
Feb 22, 10:40
Nadir Ciftci of Celtic makes his debut at the Pre Season Friendly between Celtic and Real Sociedad at St Mirren Park on July 10th, 2015
Celtic striker joins Polish side on loan
Celtic striker Nadir Ciftci joins Polish top-tier outfit Pogon Szczecin on loan until the end of the season.
Feb 17, 10:28
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers: 'I want Celtic to win record 37th Scottish Cup'
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers is eager to extend the club's record haul of Scottish Cup wins this season by securing the trophy for the 37th time.
Feb 12, 20:12
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Celtic to spend big in summer?
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers hints that the club may spend big in the summer transfer market.
Feb 10, 17:16
Jurgen Klopp, manager of Liverpool and Mauricio Pochettino Manager of Tottenham Hotspur greet prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at White Hart Lane on October 17, 2015
Preview: Liverpool vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between out-of-form Liverpool and title hopefuls Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield.
Feb 10, 07:52
Craig Gordon of Celtic in action during the UEFA Europa League Group D match between FC Salzburg and Celtic FC on September 18, 2014
Craig Gordon "very close" to signing new Celtic contract
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers reveals that Craig Gordon, who was a January target for Chelsea, is "very close" to signing a new contract at the club.
Feb 9, 18:54
Tomas Rogic of Celtic controls the ball during the UEFA Europa League match between Celtic FC and Molde FK at Celtic Park on November 5, 2015
Celtic midfielder Tom Rogic still "months" away from return
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers reveals that midfielder Tom Rogic is still "up to eight weeks" away from returning having undergone an operation on his ankle.
Feb 9, 17:08
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Manchester United at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Dietmar Hamann: 'Jurgen Klopp contract a heart-over-head decision'
Liverpool acted with their "hearts and not their heads" when they offered manager Jurgen Klopp a six-year contract in the summer, according to Dietmar Hamann.
Feb 5, 17:02
Celtic striker Moussa Dembele in training ahead of his side's Champions League clash with Barcelona at the Camp Nou on September 13, 2016
Moussa Dembele rules out Chelsea move?
Celtic striker Moussa Dembele appears to rule out the possibility of leaving the club to join Chelsea in a late deadline-day move.
Jan 31, 19:34
Scotland goalkeeper Craig Gordon in action during his side's World Cup qualifier with England at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Brendan Rodgers confirms Chelsea interest in Craig Gordon
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers confirms that the club have turned down an offer from Chelsea for goalkeeper Craig Gordon.
Jan 29, 20:46
Scotland goalkeeper Craig Gordon in action during his side's World Cup qualifier with England at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Celtic 'reject Chelsea bid for Craig Gordon'
Chelsea reportedly have a bid for Craig Gordon rejected by Celtic as they continue their search for a new back-up goalkeeper.
Jan 26, 14:53
Dedryk Boyata of Celtic makes his debut during the Pre Season Friendly between Celtic and De Bosh at St. Mirren Park on July 01, 2015
Result: Celtic defeat St Johnstone to equal Lisbon Lions record
Celtic equal their all-time record of 26 matches unbeaten by seeing off St Johnstone.
Jan 25, 22:06
A general view of inside Pittodrie Stadium before the Scottish Premiere League match between Aberdeen FC and Motherwell FC at Pittodrie Stadium on May 11, 2014
Celtic midfielder Ryan Christie joins Aberdeen on loan
Celtic midfielder Ryan Christie joins Scottish Premiership rivals Aberdeen on loan until the end of the season.
Jan 24, 20:52
Scott Brown of Celtic FC looks on during the UEFA Champions League, Group H match between FC Barcelona and Celtic FC at the Camp Nou Stadium on December 11, 2013
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers calls Scott Brown "a remarkable leader"
Celtic captain Scott Brown - on the verge of making his 400th appearance for the club - is a "remarkable leader", according to Hoops boss Brendan Rodgers.
Jan 23, 21:45
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.
Manchester United 'tracking Celtic's Kieran Tierney'
Manchester United are said to be tracking Celtic's in-demand young left-back Kieran Tierney.
Jan 17, 12:58
Henrikh Mkhitaryan in action for Manchester United against Hull City on August 27, 2016
Henrikh Mkhitaryan: 'Jurgen Klopp stopped me from joining Liverpool'
Manchester United midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan reveals how he nearly joined Liverpool several years ago, but opted to sign for Jurgen Klopp's Borussia Dortmund instead.
Jan 15, 11:19
A general view of the ground ahead of the Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Inverness Caley Thistle at Celtic Park on May 24, 2015
Celtic sign Ivorian youngster Kouassi Eboue
Celtic make Kouassi Eboue their first signing of the January transfer window.
Jan 12, 22:45
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 to offer player-coach role to Kolo Toure
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers reveals that Kolo Toure could be handed a coaching role at the club.
Jan 12, 20:14
Celtic striker Moussa Dembele shoots during his side's 7-0 defeat to Barcelona in a Champions League match at the Camp Nou on September 13, 2016
Celtic assistant Chris Davies: 'Moussa Dembele worth more than £20m'
Celtic assistant manager Chris Davies says that £20m is "well below" the club's valuation for in-demand striker Moussa Dembele.
Jan 6, 20:45
Celtic striker Moussa Dembele shoots during his side's 7-0 defeat to Barcelona in a Champions League match at the Camp Nou on September 13, 2016
Celtic to reject West Ham United's approach for Moussa Dembele?
A report claims that West Ham United have been knocked back in their approach to lure Moussa Dembele from Celtic, as the Scottish club are not willing to sell this month.
Jan 5, 18:46
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers in training ahead of his side's Champions League match against Barcelona at the Camp Nou
Latest team news: Hamilton Academical vs. Celtic
The latest team news as Brendan Rodgers's Celtic look to make it 13 straight league wins with a trip to Hamilton Academical.
Dec 23, 10:30
Robert Snodgrass of Hull City controls the ball during the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round: second leg match between Hull City and AS Trencin at KC Stadium on August 7, 2014
Celtic 'to turn down Robert Snodgrass move'
Celtic are reportedly not interested in signing Hull City midfielder Robert Snodgrass, despite the Scotland international being willing to take a pay cut to move.
Dec 21, 14:38
Xherdan Shaqiri celebrates scoring Stoke's opener against Everton on December 28, 2015
Xherdan Shaqiri reveals Liverpool, Atletico Madrid interest
Stoke City midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri reveals that Liverpool and Atletico Madrid were interested in signing him before the 2014 World Cup.
Dec 20, 14:49
Cornerback Brandon Boykin #22 of the Philadelphia Eagles returns a kick against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers December 9, 2012
Celtic's Kris Commons joins Hibernian on emergency loan
Celtic attacker Kris Commons joins Scottish Championship outfit Hibernian on an emergency loan until January 15.
Dec 16, 18:00
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Premier League clash with Watford at Anfield on November 6, 2016
Preview: Everton vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Monday night's Merseyside derby between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park.
Dec 16, 15:48
Christian Benteke celebrates during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Southampton on December 3, 2016
Christian Benteke: 'No rift with Jurgen Klopp'
Former Liverpool striker Christian Benteke insists that there was no rift with Jurgen Klopp during their time together at Anfield.
Dec 15, 22:07
Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino in action during his side's Premier League clash with Watford at Anfield on November 6, 2016
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp surprised by 'cheap' cost of Roberto Firmino
Jurgen Klopp admits that he was surprised by the £29m cost of Roberto Firmino when Liverpool bought him in 2015.
Dec 9, 12:13
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers: 'Liverpool are very close to becoming Premier League champions'
Brendan Rodgers says that his former club Liverpool are "very close" to winning the Premier League title.
Dec 8, 12:52
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers looks nervous on the bench during his side's 7-0 Champions League loss away to Barcelona at the Camp Nou on September 13, 2016
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers: 'We were absolutely brilliant'
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers reacts to his side's 1-1 draw with Manchester City in the Champions League.
Dec 6, 22:22
Kelechi Iheanacho scores with Jozo Simunovic in pursuit during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Manchester City 1-1 Celtic - as it happened
Relive the 1-1 draw between Manchester City and Celtic at the Etihad Stadium as Patrick Roberts's goal against his parent club is cancelled out by Kelechi Iheanacho.
Dec 6, 18:45



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