Liverpool receive a cut of the money from Jonjo Shelvey's transfer from Swansea City to Newcastle.
The then Cardiff City player had spent time on loan at Swansea City under the management of Rodgers.
Ipswich Town beat Leeds United 2-1 last night, but Steve Evans didn't feel the win was deserved.
Gary Hooper has scored four goals in his last five matches for Sheffield Wednesday.
Are we watching the final days of the Louis van Gaal era at Manchester United?
Jon Toral scored for Birmingham City in their draw with Nottingham Forest.
Newcastle signed Jonjo Shelvey from Swansea on Tuesday evening.
Tottenham take on Leicester City in the Premier League this evening.
Leeds are constantly being linked with moves for some fairly big names.
Sunderland had scouts watching the French side's latest match but their reported target was not in action.
Labour and Liberal Democrat peers have narrowly failed to overturn government proposals to push through banking regulations they claim will make it easier for senior bankers to escape prosecution following a financial crash.
Manchester United winger Adnan Januzaj is scheduled to have a winter break as part of his loan at Borussia Dortmund.
Sam Allardyce is looking ahead to the busy Christmas period.