Leicester ‘consider shock Sean Dyche swoop five months after Burnley sacking with Brendan Rodgers on brink of the axe’ | The Sun

LEICESTER are keeping tabs on Sean Dyche amid the uncertainty surrounding manager Brendan Rodgers' future, reports suggest.

The Foxes have suffered a dismal start to their campaign that has seen them drop to the bottom of the Premier League table.


Rodgers' side is winless and has lost a whopping six straight matches out of their first seven games of the season.

According to the Telegraph, the club's decision makers are thinking ahead and will consider a swoop for Dyche if their current boss leaves from the dugout during the international break.

The ex-Burnley boss was sacked in April after nine-and-a-half years at Turf Moor with the club embroiled in a heated relegation scrap that saw them drop to the Championship.

Leicester are likelier to move for a manager with Premier League experience should Rodgers depart from the King Power Stadium.

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Dyche spent seven seasons in the Prem with Burnley and even took them to Europe in 2018.

Rodgers saw his team's misery extend on Saturday after a 6-2 thrashing at Tottenham.

The ex-Liverpool boss stated he will always have tremendous respect for Leicester's owners no matter what their decision is regarding his future.

Rodgers said: "Whatever happens I’ll have a huge amount of respect for them [the owners] because they’ve given me great support.

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“I understand the game. The scoreline didn’t reflect the game but the bottom line is it’s a heavy defeat.

“They’ve given me brilliant support. Whatever happens to me at Leicester, whether I stay and fight on, I’ll always respect them."

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