The Swansea coach Brendan Rodgers is Liverpool’s next target on becoming their coach. Following the departure of Kenny Dalglish who failed to impress his superior’s and later was sacked and now they are in search of someone to replace the Irishman.
Fenway Sports Group, (owners of Liverpool) will need to pay £5 million to Swansea as compensation of his 3 and a half year contract that Rodgers currently has with Swansea.
The chairman of Swansea announced in a press conference that Rodgers was indeed interested in being the coach of Liverpool.
Jenkins said: “I was contacted by Liverpool last night and they expressed their wish to speak to Brendan regarding their vacancy.
“I had a discussion with Brendan to talk about their interest and his views on whether he wanted to speak to Liverpool.
“He expressed his wish with me to do that and he has spoken to Liverpool today.
“Following on from discussions with Liverpool’s owners, Brendan has informed us that he would like to take up their offer to manage Liverpool.
“At the moment we are currently in talks with the owners to agree compensation. We are trying to finalize that within the next 24 hours.
Everything should be completed within the next few days as Liverpool need a coach in order to initialize their moves on the transfer market and start building their squad for the upcoming season.
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