Rodgers might not share the mythical status enjoyed by Marcelo Bielsa but, in truth, very few do.
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.
Tony Cascarino thinks Everton will be glad they missed out on Spurs midfielder Moussa Sissoko.
Jürgen Klopp has said he wanted to punch himself after rejecting the chance to sign Sadio Mané for Borussia Dortmund but believes his mistake ultimately saved Liverpool a fortune.
José Mourinho has claimed Gareth Southgate failed to protect Wayne Rooney on England duty and compared it to a child who fails to take extra care of a loaned pencil. The Manchester United manager is unhappy with his captain being photographed the night after the World Cup qualifying victory against Scotland.
Antonio Conte has backed the policy at Chelsea under which players receive a bonus only if they claim trophies rather than win individual league or cup fixtures or qualify for Europe.