Brendan Rodgers sacked by Leicester City
Leicester City have sacked Brendan Rodgers as their manager, with the club in danger of suffering relegation this summer.
Rodgers was sacked a day after their 2-1 defeat at Crystal Palace.
The result saw the Foxes slip into the bottom three with 10 games remaining.
On Sunday, Leicester announced that a “mutual agreement” had been reached with the 50-year-old, who had been in charge since February 2019.
Rodgers leaves with coaches Chris Davies and Glen Driscoll.
This means goalkeeping coach Mike Stowell and first-team coach Adam Sadler will take charge of their fixture against Aston Villa at King Power Stadium on Tuesday.
Rodgers led the club to consecutive fifth-place finishes in 2020 and 2021 and won the FA Cup for the first time in their history two years ago.
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