Swansea City - Williams: Rodgers Deserves Big Club Move
UK time is: 00:01:34
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Williams: Rodgers Deserves Big Club Move

While Brendan Rodgers is being linked with yet another vacant manager's job - this time Chelsea, defender Ashley Williams says the Swansea boss deserves a move to a big club.

While he says his success and ability and deserves a big money move, the Welsh international says he hopes he stays on at the Liberty Stadium.

Rodgers has recently been suggested a possible replacement for Harry Redknapp and Tottenham Hotspur - if he did decide to take the England job.

Following Villas-Boas' sacking at Stamford Bridge, Rodgers - who was Youth and Reserve Team manager at Chelsea - has been linked with a possible return to the capital as manager.

Williams told BBC Sport:

'I'd be over the moon if he went to one of the big boys. I think he deserves it,'

'But we are obviously happy to have him and we don't want to see him go.

'He's been mentioned with all sorts [of clubs]. It just shows how well he has done for us. He just gets on with his job. There's no drama attached to him.

'He just keeps his head down and does the job and that's what we try and do.'

Williams also said that Rodgers is the ideal man for the job at Chelsea:

'The core of what Roman Abramovich wants to see is Barcelona playing in blue at Stamford Bridge,'

'If there's any manager able to bring that sort of style you'd have to say it was Brendan Rodgers.

'He's fantastic and I think he should be considered but I think the higher echelons of Chelsea are looking at hyperstars.'

Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: VitalSwansea Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday March 6 2012

Time: 9:12PM


Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Swansea City Articles

Archived Swansea City Articles

List All Vital Swansea City Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. KevinE 4
2. GThomas 4
3. Phil W 3
4. shearers boots 3
5. eye_nose_hat 3
6. bicky 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Swansea 2 - 2 Spurs
Southampton 3 - 1 Swansea
Swansea 0 - 0 Everton
Watford 1 - 0 Swansea
Swansea 2 - 1 Man Utd
Sunderland 1 - 1 Swansea

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Spurs 8 3 4 1 4 13
9. Southampton 8 3 3 2 3 12
10. Liverpool 8 3 3 2 -2 12
11. Swansea 8 2 4 2 0 10
12. Watford 8 2 4 2 -1 10
13. Norwich 8 2 3 3 -2 9
14. Stoke 8 2 3 3 -2 9

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Don`t Rely on Lady Luck!
Chelsea : 13/10/2015 18:51:00
Sullivan Quashes Tomkins Newcastle Rumours
West Ham : 13/10/2015 18:43:00
Hammers Go Dutch!
West Ham : 13/10/2015 18:35:00
Ref Watch: Madley to officiate Swansea v Stoke
Stoke : 13/10/2015 18:32:00
Ivanovic Is Out - What Would You Do?
Chelsea : 13/10/2015 17:53:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What will the result be vs Stoke City?
Suggested By:  
Swansea City win 50%
Draw 0%
Stoke City win 50%