Rodgers might not share the mythical status enjoyed by Marcelo Bielsa but, in truth, very few do.
The Frenchman would be keen on a Premier League move.
With three goals in his last two games, securing Forest four vital points in the process, Britt Assombalonga's impact could hardly be more pronounced.
The Millers midfielder is hopeful the club can win the game against Leeds.
Reading host Bristol City at the Madejski Stadium this weekend.
Chelsea and Tottenham go head-to-head with last year's Battle of Stamford Bridge still fresh in the memory.
Leeds are still firmly in the chase for the play-off positions but they cannot afford a repeat of last weekend's display.
Southampton will face Everton in the Premier League this weekend.
Arsenal are currently fourth in the table and three points behind league leaders Chelsea.
Hull City and West Bromwich Albion will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.
Liverpool may now be a point behind the Premier League leaders, but they can regain the lead and remain on course for silverware in the next couple of weeks.
As Alex Neil acknowledged, it was the kind of thing that only happens when your luck is out.
Monaco welcome Joao Moutinho back for Champions League tie.