Leicester City fans react to £9m Celtic compensation reports

Leicester City Manager Brendan Rodgers during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Fulham at The King Power Stadium on March 09, 2019 in Leicester, United Kingdom.

Leicester lured Brendan Rodgers to quit Celtic.

Leicester City Manager Brendan Rodgers during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Fulham at The King Power Stadium on March 09, 2019 in Leicester, United Kingdom.

Losing Brendan Rodgers to Leicester City came as a hammer blow to Celtic and their supporters.

Now it has been revealed by The Telegraph that Celtic have received £9 million compensation from Leicester.

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The figure is in relation to Rodgers' departure along with his backroom staff.

 

This is a decent sum for Celtic, equal to their record transfer fee Rodgers spent on Odsonne Edouard last summer.

For Leicester it's not too much either, especially considering some of the inflated transfer fees they have spent on players in recent seasons.

Rodgers has had two games in charge of Leicester since being appointed, losing to Watford and beating Fulham.

Brendan Rodgers, Manager of Leicester City gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Fulham FC at The King Power Stadium on March 09, 2019 in...

The Foxes currently sit in 10th place in the Premier League and Rodgers will be targeting a top half finish.

Here is a look at how Leicester City fans reacted on Twitter to the reports...

 

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