BBC Sport - League Cup: Brendan Rodgers praises 'good man' Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho is a good man - Rodgers

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers describes Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho as a good man as his side prepare for their League Cup semi-final first leg meeting at Anfield on Tuesday.

The Northern Irishman worked at Chelsea for Mourinho from 2004 to 2007 and talks of his "huge respect" for Mourinho.

Liverpool host Chelsea on Tuesday night with the second leg taking place at Stamford Bridge one week later, as Rodgers looks for his first trophy with Liverpool.