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 5,491 articles about Brendan Rodgers. Articles 1 to 40:
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers defends Celtic tactics in Bayern Munich defeat
Brendan Rodgers does not regret setting Celtic up to attack in their 3-0 Champions League defeat away at Bayern Munich on Wednesday night.
Oct 18, 22:58
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Bayern Munich 3-0 Celtic - as it happened
Relive how Celtic were blown away by Bayern Munich and suffered a 3-0 loss in the Champions League, courtesy of Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates from the Allianz Arena.
Oct 18, 18:45
Bayern Munich's head coach Jupp Heynckes on the touchline during the match against Stuttgart on June 1, 2013
Team News: Scott Brown captains Celtic as Scottish champions travel to Bayern Munich
Celtic skipper Scott Brown returns to the lineup as the Scottish champions take on Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena in the Champions League.
Oct 18, 18:39
Ajax's Viktor Fischer (R) vies with Celtic Glasgow's Jozo Simunovic during the UEFA Europa League Group A football match Ajax Amsterdam vs Celtic Glasgow on September 17, 2015 at the Amsterdam Arena in Amsterdam.
Brendan Rodges: 'Celtic will cope without Jozo Simunovic at Bayern Munich'
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers is confident that his team will cope without key defender Jozo Simunovic for their Champions League Group B game with Bayern Munich.
Oct 17, 22:00
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reacts during his side's Premier League clash with Newcastle United at St James' Park on October 1, 2017
Jurgen Klopp: 'I'm the right man for Liverpool'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists that he is still the right man to lead the club to success, claiming that there are few alternatives who "would do the job better".
Oct 13, 13:52
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
Fit-again Celtic trio in line to return for Bayern Munich game
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers expects to have three of his previously injured players, including skipper Scott Brown, back in time for the meeting with Bayern Munich.
Oct 12, 17:36
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reacts during his side's Premier League clash with Newcastle United at St James' Park on October 1, 2017
Jurgen Klopp had ambition to manage Manchester United?
The former coach of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reveals that the German dreamt of taking charge at Manchester United.
Oct 11, 12:03
Joe Gomez in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Crystal Palace on August 19, 2017
Joe Gomez grateful for Jurgen Klopp's support through injury nightmare
Liverpool defender Joe Gomez hails manager Jurgen Klopp for supporting him through his long road to recovery from injury.
Oct 10, 10:14
New Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp at Anfield on October 9, 2015
Has Jurgen Klopp been a success during his first two years as Liverpool manager?
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at whether Jurgen Klopp's first two years in charge of Liverpool have been a success.
Oct 8, 14:03
Interim England manager Gareth Southgate on the touchline during the international friendly with Spain at Wembley on November 15, 2016
Gareth Southgate: 'Scott Sinclair below current England level'
Gareth Southgate believes that Celtic forward Scott Sinclair is "just below the level of what we have already got" in the England squad.
Oct 1, 10:43
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
Scott Brown, Stuart Armstrong ruled out of World Cup qualifiers
Injured Celtic duo Scott Brown and Stuart Armstrong will play no part in Scotland's World Cup qualifying double-header against Slovakia and Slovenia.
Sep 29, 14:46
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers in training ahead of his side's Champions League match against Barcelona at the Camp Nou
Brendan Rodgers: 'Celtic put in a brilliant team performance at Anderlecht'
Brendan Rodgers calls Celtic's 3-0 Champions League win over Anderlecht a "brilliant team performance" and insists that the Hoops can get even better.
Sep 28, 10:59
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Result: Celtic secure crucial win over Anderlecht
Celtic record their first group-stage Champions League win since 2013 as Leigh Griffiths, Patrick Roberts and Scott Sinclair score in a 3-0 victory over Anderlecht.
Sep 27, 21:41
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Anderlecht 0-3 Celtic - as it happened
Relive all of the action from Celtic's crucial 3-0 win over Belgian champions Anderlecht in Brussels, courtesy of Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates.
Sep 27, 18:45
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers: 'Celtic must learn from Paris Saint-Germain thrashing'
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers says that his side must learn from their 5-0 thrashing at home to Paris Saint-Germain ahead of the club's trip to Anderlecht.
Sep 27, 13:53
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers: 'Celtic, Anderlecht likely to vie for Europa League finish'
Brendan Rodgers believes that Celtic and Anderlecht will be targeting victories over each other in a bid to secure Europa League qualification.
Sep 26, 20:01
Celtic manager Neil Lennon during a friendly with Brentford on July 20, 2013
Neil Lennon: 'Celtic reunion will be emotional'
Hibernian head coach Neil Lennon is sure that next Saturday's Scottish Premiership game away at former club Celtic will be an "emotional" experience.
Sep 24, 20:27
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers on the bench during his side's 7-0 Champions League loss to Barcelona at the Camp Nou on September 13, 2016
Brendan Rodgers praises "quality" performance
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers says that his side demonstrated their "quality" in their 2-0 win over Old Firm rivals Rangers.
Sep 23, 15:56
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Rangers 0-2 Celtic - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Celtic's 2-0 win over Rangers, as the Hoops earned bragging rights once again at Ibrox Stadium.
Sep 23, 11:29
Jurgen Klopp is not happy in this moment during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Phil Thompson: 'Jurgen Klopp should not be under pressure'
Jurgen Klopp should not be under pressure at Liverpool as he is in the process of building the side, according to former Reds defender Phil Thompson.
Sep 23, 09:44
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers: Celtic in Premier League would be "amazing"
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers says that the idea of the side playing in the Premier League would be "amazing".
Sep 22, 15:33
Jamie Vardy scores Leicester City's first goal against Liverpool on February 27, 2017
Preview: Leicester City vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Leicester City and Liverpool at the King Power Stadium.
Sep 22, 14:18
Gabriel Jesus celebrates with Kevin De Bruyne after scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Manchester City agree deal for TV series?
Manchester City reportedly agree a deal with Amazon Prime to film a behind-the-scenes documentary series.
Sep 22, 13:27
Brendan Rodgers and Raheem Sterling on February 26, 2015
Brendan Rodgers kept Raheem Sterling's Liverpool wages capped
Former Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers claims that he kept Raheem Sterling's wages at the bare minimum because wealth "distorts reality".
Sep 21, 21:23
Celtic's Patrick Roberts reacts after his glaring miss in the Scottish Cup semi-final against Rangers on April 17, 2016
Preview: Rangers vs. Celtic
Sports Mole previews the action from the first Old Firm derby of the season.
Sep 21, 19:04
Football pundit Alan Shearer attends the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Awards at ExCeL on December 16, 2012
Alan Shearer: 'Liverpool no better under Jurgen Klopp'
Former England forward Alan Shearer says that Liverpool "are no different" under current manager Jurgen Klopp than they were under Brendan Rodgers.
Sep 18, 13:12
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
Kolo Toure announces retirement, appointed to Celtic coaching staff
Kolo Toure brings an end to his playing career to take up a position as part of Celtic's coaching staff, where he will work closely with manager Brendan Rodgers.
Sep 15, 15:08
Callum McGregor arrives ahead of the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Callum McGregor signs new four-year contract with Celtic
Celtic midfield Callum McGregor commits his future to the Scottish champions by signing a new four-year contract with the club.
Sep 14, 11:36
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: 'Paris Saint-Germain gave Celtic a harsh, tough lesson'
Brendan Rodgers says that Celtic were handed a "harsh" and "tough" lesson by a Paris Saint-Germain side who have a "great chance of winning" the Champions League.
Sep 12, 22:41
Edinson Cavani celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Arsenal and PSG on November 23, 2016
Live Commentary: Celtic 0-5 Paris Saint-Germain - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Paris Saint-Germain's 5-0 win over Celtic, as the Hoops fell to their record home defeat in Europe.
Sep 12, 18:44
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers urges Celtic players to "stay calm" against Paris Saint-Germain
Brendan Rodgers believes that Celtic are now far more prepared for the Champions League compared to 12 months ago, as they prepare to take on Paris Saint-Germain.
Sep 12, 13:51
Leigh Griffiths in action for Celtic on February 19, 2015
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers: 'Leigh Griffiths available to face PSG'
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers confirms that striker Leigh Griffiths has been passed fit to face Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League on Tuesday night.
Sep 11, 16:09
A general view outside the ground prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Chelsea at Liberty Stadium on January 17, 2015
Report: Manchester City, Celtic interested in Wales Under-21 defender Joe Rodon
Swansea City and Wales Under-21 defender Joe Rodon is believed to be a transfer target for Manchester City and Celtic, according to a report.
Sep 10, 17:35
Patrick Roberts celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers: 'Patrick Roberts can develop further at Celtic'
Brendan Rodgers believes that Manchester City winger Patrick Roberts can develop into an even better footballer this season back on loan at Celtic.
Sep 9, 13:49
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Result: Celtic go top after Hamilton Academical rout
Celtic hit four at Hamilton Academical to climb to the top of the Scottish Premiership.
Sep 8, 21:33
A very alarmed Moussa Dembele in action for Celtic in September 2016
Celtic to assess Moussa Dembele ahead of Paris Saint-Germain clash
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers reveals that Moussa Dembele could be fit in time to feature in their upcoming Champions League clash with Paris Saint-Germain.
Sep 7, 20:30
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers: 'Celtic wanted to buy Patrick Roberts'
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers says that Manchester City were not interested in letting Patrick Roberts join the Scottish giants on a permanent deal.
Sep 5, 13:26
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Brendan Rodgers: 'Managing Liverpool was draining'
Former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers admits that he "needed a break" after three years in charge of the club as the job was so 'intense and draining'.
Sep 4, 13:53
Kelechi Iheanacho scores with Jozo Simunovic in pursuit during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Three Premier League sides 'keen on Celtic defender'
Watford, Crystal Palace and Leicester City are reportedly battling it out for Celtic defender Jozo Simunovic.
Aug 31, 19:35
Patrick Roberts celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Celtic re-sign Patrick Roberts on loan
Celtic re-sign 20-year-old attacker Patrick Roberts on loan from Manchester City for the remainder of the season.
Aug 28, 18:31



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