EXCLUSIVE: Brendan Rodgers nears Liverpool exit

Brendan Rodgers
Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers would be shown the exit door if he fails to win important upcoming games, Information Nigeria understands.

The Reds have picked up only one point from their last four games, while Liverpool sit 12th in the Premier League, 18 points behind League leaders Chelsea.

The team’s frail mental state was illustrated in the Uefa Champions league on Wednesday, as they succumbed from a comfortable lead to a draw against Ludogorets Razgrad.

Sources have told Information Nigeria that the Liverpool hierarchy are reportedly displeased about the club’s recent demeanor and are preparing to sack the Irish man if results don’t improve in the coming weeks.

The Boss himself has also expressed concerns about his future at the helm.

“A few months ago I was the manager of the year, now I’m favourite to get the sack,” He said speaking to BBC

“It’s part and parcel of this wonderful life of working in football.”

“All you can do is focus on the immediate job, on what you can control,”

“For me, it’s about working with the players, providing even more clarity in their roles and the function of the team.” added Rodgers.

Mancini is on the frontline to replace Rodgers
Mancini is on the frontline to replace Rodgers

The Reds welcome Stoke City on Saturday in the Barclays Premier League, and failure to secure all points could further exacerbate the dire situation.

On the front line for his replacement is former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini. The Italian recently expressed his desire to return to England.

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