Leicester City's boss is clearly upset about the way British managers are being judged. He thinks that people are underestimating them.
claims that British managers are being judged differently only because they are British. Rodgers took charge ofLeicester City
in 2019 and finished 5th on the table in his first season.
The Foxes have already beaten
and have won 6 of their 8 starting games of the new season of Premier League.
believes that people think he is lucky for his achievements so far only because of his nationality.
Speaking ahead of Sunday's trip to former clubLiverpool
, Rodgers talked up the merits of British managers and believes they have it tougher than their continental colleagues.
"As an island, we produce very good coaches," he told a media conference on Friday. "The systems in place in the last 15 years have ensured we do well in game.
"As British managers, we are always judged in the most difficult league in the world.
"There was a question after theLeeds
but, with all due respect,
has been a manager less than one year.
"We've got a load of great coaches. You just want respect for your work."