Brendan Rodgers is without doubt one of the candidates to replace Jose Mourinho as Tottenham manager regardless of earlier feedback that ‘aggravated’ the membership.
Tottenham’s search for a head coach continues ever since Mourinho was dismissed on Monday.
Under-23 coach Ryan Mason has stepped into the position till the end of the season however a extra everlasting appointment will likely be made in due course, with RB Leipzig manager Julian Nagelsmann being thought of ‘Dream answer’.
Bayern Munich’s interest within the young coach may complicate issues, nevertheless, that means Rodgers has been offered an choice by chairman Levy.
The 59-year-old is ‘attempting to steer his fellow executives’ concerning the suitability of the Leicester boss, whose earlier ‘disparaging feedback’ concerning the membership may undermine his probabilities of leaving the membership third within the Premier League to join one on this presently sitting seventh.
Rodgers has been vocal about his decision to move to Liverpool as an alternative of north London in 2012, suggesting he had been a “close shaver”.
He known as Tottenham a “great membership” on the time however he said he took “their history” into consideration and famous that “they’d 11 managers in 18 years there, so for somebody like me, who wanted to create one thing, I wanted to go to a membership that was going to offer us the that chance ”.
So extremely attentive.
Regardless of these extremely offensive phrases that ‘angered’ Spurs, The solar he says Levy will foyer for Rodgers to be appointed, and ‘assured’ they will persuade him to leave Leicester for them. Roy Hodgson disagrees. Paul Robinson account he would “stroll all the way down to London”.
The Northern Irishman mentioned the hyperlinks brazenly this month, saying: “It is football, there’s at all times hypothesis, each manager who comes up there’ll at all times be guessed by totally different managers to get in.
“Tottenham is a great membership, it is an enormous membership however my focus is right here. I am in a cutting-edge coaching facility, we nonetheless wish to develop the undertaking we’re in and we now have quite a lot of work to do.
“I’ve a great reference to the players, the board and we now have plans to maintain going.
“Whereas I’ve the vitality, the happiness and seeing that challenge continue I’m very happy to be right here. You possibly can’t cease gossip however I do not give it some thought. ”