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Name Brendan Rodgers
Gender Male
Ethnic English
Job English Football Coach


Club as Coach Leicester City
  Celtic FC

2016 09 17 Retrieve

[Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers believes Barcelona’s Luis Suarez is the best in the world] First of all, when you speak about Luis Suarez, you have to speak about the man. Luis Suarez is one of the most beautiful men you could come across. He’s a very humble guy who works tirelessly at his profession. He is a super-professional, a family man who gives everything for his life as a footballer and his family. I had the pleasure of working with him for two years and he was incredible and as a footballer, he is the best in the world. The biggest compliment you can give Luis is that he came to an already world-class team and he made them even better

2019 08 19 Retrieve

[Brendan Rodgers on Adrien Silva] I’ve had a long conversation with Adrien and I know where he’s at and what he’s thinking. He’s an experienced player, he’s 30 years of age and players like him want to be playing. The window is open for another few weeks so there may be something that comes up

2019 11 12 Retrieve

[Brendan Rodgers on James Maddison] James is a bit like Philippe Coutinho - they’re players who are recognised for their talent. But then to maximise that talent, in order for them to participate in the game at the highest level, they also have to be able to contribute to a press. Of course, James has his strengths, so you let him flourish with those strengths. But then we helped him with the tactical discipline. And he’s becoming very, very good at it

2019 12 20 Retrieve

[Brendan Rodgers says Leicester’s forthcoming fixture against Manchester City will really test how likely they are to win this year’s Premier League title] They [City] play at a fantastic level, it’s a great opportunity for us to show our level,” Rodgers told a news conference. At the beginning of the season nobody really expected us to be in the position that we’re in. The players have been absolutely first class throughout the season… we have a belief in our work and how we work. People will look at it at this stage of the season and try and say that Liverpool have maybe won the title and Manchester City won’t, or will Leicester do it again? (But) there is still so much football to play