Report claims Swansea City approached Celtic for Brendan Rodgers

A general view of a rain soaked Celtic Park exterior before the UEFA Champions League qualifying round play-off first leg match between Celtic and Malmo FF at Celtic Park on August 19,...

Swansea City reportedly wanted Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers.

Manager of Celtic Brendan Rodgers looks on during the Betfred Cup Semi-Final at Hampden Park on October 21, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Swansea City made an approach for Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers, according to The Sunday Post.

It has been reported that Swansea, as well as Premier League rivals West Ham United, recently tried to get Rodgers.

The report has claimed that both Celtic and Rodgers turned down approaches from the Swans and the Hammers.

Celtic's head coach Brendan Rodgers talks during a press conference in Brussels on September 26, 2017 on the eve of the Champions League group B) football match against RSC Anderlecht.

West Ham have recently appointed David Moyes as their manager following the departure of Slaven Bilic.

As for Swansea, Paul Clement is the current manager of the Welsh club, who are in danger of getting relegated to the Championship at the end of the season.

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers applauds the home fans at the final whistle as the team equal a 100 year old record of 62 games unbeaten during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match...

Rodgers, who was appointed the Celtic manager in the summer of 2016, was in charge of the Swansea from 2010 until 2012 and was very successful during his time at the Liberty Stadium.

Given the success that the former Liverpool manager has had at Celtic so far, it does not come as a surprise that West Ham and Swansea were (reportedly) interested in Rodgers.

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