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Brendan Rodgers Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 30, 2019

Short Biography

Brendan Rodgers was born on 26-01-1973 in Carnlough, Northern Islands, United Kingdom. He is an Irish Football Coach, Football Player & Football Manager.

Other Name: Rodgers, Buck Rodgers
Other Professions: Football Player Football Manager

Brendan Rodgers Complete Bio & Career

Brendan Rogers is an Irish football player. He started his career as a defender at Northern Irish football club Ballymena United. After spending 3 years with them, he went to Reading. He suffered a genetic knee injury and had to retire at the young age of 20. For 1 year, he served as the coach and academy director of Reading. After that, he started playing again for non-league football at Newport (IOW), Witney Town, and Newbury Town. He finally retired after 1996 season and went to Spain to study coaching methods.
Jose Mourinho asked him to leave reading and join Chelsea as a youth manager in the year 2004. A couple of years later, he was promoted to reserve manager at Chelsea. In 2008, he served as a manager of English football club Watford and then again returned to his former club Reading in the year 2009. After some disappointing results, he left the club and joined Welsh football club Swansea City in the year 2010. During his term Welsh became the first team from Wales to qualify for Premiere league. He was then invited by Liverpool as their manager in 2012. In 2013-14 season Liverpool finished as first runners-up. However, the following season was disappointing and after a mutual consent he left the club and joined Celtic in 2016. In 2016, he left Celtic and joined Leicester City in 2019.

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Brendan Rodgers Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Malachy Rodgers and Christina Rodgers and has a brother named Malachy Rodgers. He is married to Charlotte Searle since 2017 and previously, he was married to Susan Rodgers from 2001 to 2015 and together has a son named Anton Rodgers, who is also a football player and a daughter named Mischa  Rodgers.

Life's Important Dates Of Brendan Rodgers

Body Measurements

Chest Size 41
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Light Brown
Hair Colour Salt & Pepper

Personal Info

Home Town Carnlough, Northern Ireland
Nationality Irish
Religion Christian
Address Carnlough, Northern Ireland
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Watching and Playing Football
Marital Status Divorced
Debut As a Player - 1987
As a Coach - 1993
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Red
Favorite Player Steven Gerrard
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Place Belfast

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Brendan Rodgers

  • Brendan played for Ballymena United of Northern Ireland and Reading F.C., but he had to finish his footballer career at the age of 20 due to an injury.
  • In March 2011, he was chosen the Championship Manager of the Month, because his club won five out of six games in February.
  • Legendary footballer Steven Gerrard described Rodgers one-on-one management as the best he has seen.

Brendan Rodgers Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

51 years, 3months, 25 days old age Brendan Rodgers will turn 52 on 26 January, 2025. Only 8 months, 4 days, 19 hours,0 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Brendan Rodgers has celebrated the total number of 51 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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