Liverpool FC part company with Brendan Rodgers.

Liverpool Football Club has announced that Brendan
Rodgers will leave his post with immediate effect after
having his contract terminated. The process to appoint
a new manager is underway.
The Northern Irishman joined Liverpool FC in June
2012 and helped the club mount a memorable title
challenge in his second season, as well as helping to
develop many exciting young players. LFC’s ownership
have paid tribute and thanked Rodgers for his
contribution.
In a joint Fenway Sports Group statement, Principal
Owner John W Henry, Chairman Tom Werner and
President Mike Gordon said:
“We would like to place on record our sincere thanks to
Brendan Rodgers for the significant contribution he has
made to the club and express our gratitude for his
hard work and commitment.
“All of us have experienced some wonderful moments
with Brendan as manager and we are confident he will
enjoy a long career in the game.
“Although this has been a difficult decision, we believe
it provides us with the best opportunity for success on
the pitch. Ambition and winning are at the heart of
what we want to bring to Liverpool and we believe this
change gives us the best opportunity to deliver it.
“The search for a new manager is underway and we
hope to make an appointment in a decisive and timely
manner.”

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