Liverpool have sacked Brendan Rodgers as manager.
“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,” read a joint Fenway Sports
Group statement from principal owner John W Henry,
chairman Tom Werner and president Mike Gordon.
“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
More to follow…