Reading chairman backs Brendan Rodgers for Liverpool job

In Brendan Rodgers Liverpool are landing a manager with "determination and unbridled honesty" according to the man who hired and fired him at Reading.

The Reading chairman Sir John Madejski has told BBC Radio 5 live Breakfast that he has the experience and skills to succeed at Anfield, where he is expected to be confirmed as a manager on a three-year deal.

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