Brendan Rodgers

Born: 26 January 1973; Carnlough, Northern Ireland
Previous clubs as manager: Watford, Reading, Swansea City
Appointed: 1 June 2012

OSLO, NORWAY - Monday, August 1, 2011: Liverpool's owner John W. Henry during a preseason friendly match against Valerenga at the Ulleval Stadion. (Photo by Vegard Grott/Propaganda)

In the aftermath of Liverpool's poor 2014/15 season, and with strong options available, Jack Lusby says FSG must be bold in replacing Brendan Rodgers.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Sunday, December 14, 2014: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during the Premier League match against Manchester United at Old Trafford. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With Liverpool's 2014/15 season officially at a close, Jack Lusby identifies 10 things we learned from the Reds' latest campaign.
BANGKOK, THAILAND - Friday, July 26, 2013: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers and Managing Director Ian Ayre during a press conference at the Plaza Athenee Hotel ahead of their preseason friendly match against Thailand. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Almost 10 years to the day since Liverpool's remarkable Champions League final win over AC Milan, another significant result has etched itself in the...
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 24, 2015: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers in a post-match press conference after his side's 6-1 defeat to Stoke City during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

The national and local media report on Tuesday that Brendan Rodgers job as Liverpool manager is not under threat. "Anfield officials have indicated Rodgers' position...
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 24, 2015: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers in a post-match press conference after his side's 6-1 defeat to Stoke City during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers admits there is a lot of work to be done over the summer but questions remain over whether he will be the one to oversee it.
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With Brendan Rodgers' Liverpool future now hanging by a thread, we take a look at five candidates linked with succeeding the Northern Irishman in the Anfield hot-seat.
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 24, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard cannot look at the supporters as he walks off at half-time 5-0 down to lowly Stoke City during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

The morning after Liverpool's abject performance at Stoke City, we round-up the best newspaper reaction from a miserable day at the Britannia Stadium.
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 24, 2015: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers in a post-match press conference after his side's 6-1 defeat to Stoke City during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

After Liverpool's historic and abject surrender to Stoke it appears time may now be up for Brendan Rodgers, writes Jeff Goulding. Rodgers must shoulder the...
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 24, 2015: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers in a post-match press conference after his side's 6-1 defeat to Stoke City during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

After Brendan Rodgers' Liverpool were crushed 6-1 away to Stoke City in the last game of the season, Jack Lusby says it is time for a change of manager.

Following Liverpool's 6-1 defeat at Stoke City on the final day of the season, Brendan Rodgers said he understands the disappointment of Liverpool's 2014/15 campaign.
STOKE-ON-TRENT, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 24, 2015: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers in a post-match press conference after his side's 6-1 defeat to Stoke City during the Premier League match at the Britannia Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers offered an apology for an "embarrassing" 6-1 defeat at Stoke and despite it putting his future under more scrutiny insists...
CARDIFF, WALES - Tuesday, August 12, 2014: The opening ceremony ahead of the UEFA Super Cup at the Cardiff City Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

As Liverpool face a serious evaluation of their current transfer strategy this summer, Jack Lusby suggests FSG, the club's owners, follow the Sevilla model.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - Boxing Day, Friday, December 26, 2014: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers after the Premier League match against Burnley at Turf Moor. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Despite being under pressure after a disappointing season, Brendan Rodgers is "150%" sure he'll still be Liverpool manager come next season.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Monday, April 13, 2015: Liverpool's Raheem Sterling and manager Brendan Rodgers before the Premier League match against Newcastle United at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Brendan Rodgers has urged fans to lend their support to Raheem Sterling who is being "led by his representative".

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists the club will not back down in the increasingly acrimonious battle over Raheem Sterling's contract.

Brendan Rodgers told the media at his Friday press conference that he expects Raheem Sterling to see out the remaining two years of his Liverpool deal.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Monday, April 13, 2015: Liverpool's Raheem Sterling and manager Brendan Rodgers before the Premier League match against Newcastle United at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Brendan Rodgers expects Raheem Sterling to see out the remaining two years of his contract irrespective of his current dispute with the club.

Brendan Rodgers speaks ahead of Sunday's season closer at Stoke City, with Raheem Sterling and Steven Gerrard on the agenda. We're live with the latest.
LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, April 19, 2015: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers during the FA Cup Semi-Final match against Aston Villa at Wembley Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With the departure of captain Steven Gerrard, Liverpool will soon face an identity vacuum that must be filled by Brendan Rodgers, explains Jeff Linka.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Friday, June 1, 2012: Liverpool's new manager Brendan Rodgers next to managing director Ian Ayre (L) and chairman Tom Werner (R) during a photocall to announce him as the new manager of Liverpool Football Club at Anfield. (Pic by Chris Brunskill/Propaganda)

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers' position is not up for discussion at his end-of-season review with owners Fenway Sports Group despite targets being missed.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Monday, April 13, 2015: Liverpool's Raheem Sterling and manager Brendan Rodgers before the Premier League match against Newcastle United at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

A summer of uncertainty faces Liverpool with Fenway Sports Group set to launch an inquest into the failings of 2014/15.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, May 2, 2015: Liverpool's Raheem Sterling looks dejected after missing a chance against Queens Park Rangers during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Vilifying the young forward is the easy option for those unwilling to ask the hard questions about what is really happening at LFC, writes Sean Duffy.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, May 16, 2015: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers and Crystal Palace's manager Alan Pardew during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

On an emotional day at Anfield that saw the Reds slump to a miserable defeat against Alan Pardew’s Eagles, Ben Twelves picks a number...

Brendan Rodgers has admitted that whilst he was happy Steven Gerrard got the send-off he deserved, he can't hide his disappointment in Liverpool's 3-1 defeat to Crystal Palace on Saturday evening.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, May 16, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard in action against Crystal Palace during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

It all went horribly wrong on Steven Gerrard's final Anfield outing, with Liverpool losing 3-1 to Crystal Palace. Jack Lusby says there is much work to do.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, May 16, 2015: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard in action against Crystal Palace during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Departing Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard admitted he is devastated he will not play at Anfield again.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, December 6, 2014: Liverpool's manager Brendan Rodgers prepares to bring on substitute captain Steven Gerrard against Sunderland during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says "the door will always be open" for Steven Gerrard to return to the club for as long as he is Reds manager.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Friday, September 26, 2014: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard celebrates scoring the first goal against Everton during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Brendan Rodgers believes Steven Gerrard is 'Mr Liverpool' and has done more for his home city than the politicians whose job it is to work for the betterment of the area.
SOFIA, BULGARIA - Wednesday, November 26, 2014: Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard and Raheem Sterling after their 2-2 draw with PFC Ludogorets Razgrad during the UEFA Champions League Group B match at the Vasil Levski National Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Departing Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has urged Raheem Sterling not to follow him out of the Anfield exit.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - Boxing Day, Friday, December 26, 2014: Liverpool's substitutes Emre Can, Javier Manquillo, Alberto Moreno, Mario Balotelli and Sheyi Ojo before the Premier League match against Burnley at Turf Moor. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

After showing promise following their summer arrivals at Liverpool, Alberto Moreno and Javier Manquillo have fallen to the wayside. Jack Lusby asks why.