Liverpool already planning to replace Rodgers.
The Reds are unhappy with Rodgers’ performance as manager so far this season, and are still working on bringing in a new head coach despite a 3-2 win over Aston Villa this weekend.
According to the Daily Express, Liverpool have learned that Ancelotti would not be available until December, though former Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp would be willing to take over immediately.
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Both are big names in European football and arguably look like upgrades on Rodgers, who has failed to build on a strong season that saw the club challenge for the Premier League title in 2013/14.