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Brendan Rodgers Distances Himself from Aston Villa Job

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has rejected suggestions that he is in the running for the Aston Villa job. The Midlands outfit recently parted company with manager Steve Bruce after a disastrous set of results that left the club in the mid-table of the Championship table. Brendan Rodgers has been a revelation with Celtic, as he has been able to get the club to beat numerous records while winning titles along the way. However, the 2018-19 campaign has been quite difficult for the Northern Ireland manager since Celtic have been going through a difficult campaign where they are not top of the Scottish Premier League.

There have been suggestions that Rodgers may be on the lookout for a new challenge after having been at Celtic since 2016. “ He has been able to win the treble in both his campaigns with the club, “but the European experiences for Brendan Rodgers have not been spectacular. Aston Villa may offer him a great way back into English football but the club have been in disarray for quite a while. It may take a substantial transfer investment from the club in order to start challenging
“ for the promotion place “
s and there is a good chance at Villa may have to spend another campaign in the second division.

Rodgers has been quick to dismiss himself from these rumours saying that he loves the challenge in Scottish football.“I'm the Celtic manager and I love it and have lots of challenges here.There is always speculation, but I'm sure they'll have the person in mind that they want to bring in.Villa is a top Premier League club that's in the Championship and I'm sure, with their support base and resources, they will try and get back there as quickly as they can,” said Brendan Rodgers about the speculation.