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Richard. 1902--79, US composer of musical comedies. He collaborated with the librettist Lorenz Hart on such musicals as A Connecticut Yankee (1927), On Your Toes (1936), and Pal Joey (1940). After Hart's death his librettist was Oscar Hammerstein II. Two of their musicals, Oklahoma! (1943) and South Pacific (1949), received the Pulitzer Prize
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"The club is in a great state of health because there's no pressure to sell any player," Rodgers said.
"When I ask young players what it is they want to achieve, he wanted to be one of the best players in the world, at that age," Goal quoted Rodgers, as saying.
But Rodgers scoffed at the idea he had used the Hoops as a stepping-stone.
The 28-year-old's Celtic deal expires at the end of the season and Rodgers wants to offer him the chance to follow him to the King Power Stadium.
And Rodgers was against it, partly because there wasn't sufficient time to sign a replacement.
This season Liverpool are perhaps in an even better position to win the title under Jurgen Klopp, meaning Rodgers returns at a crucial time in the season for the Reds.
Rodgers completed 25 of 42 passes for 274 yards and zero touchdowns and threw his first interception in an NFL-record 402 pass attempts on a tip in the end zone, finishing with a 68.9 percent passer rating.
Following the game, which he notably returned in during the second half to inspire a 24-23 comeback win, Rodgers confidently claimed he would play against the Vikings.
The group, now formally called Nile Rodgers & Chic, announced that it is readying an album appropriately called "It's About Time," with a cover featuring two models that mirrors the original "Chic" album from 1977.
"Although Jimmie Rodgers is known as the 'Father of Country Music,' many people don't quite realize his range of influence," says Ed Snodgrass, president of the Jimmie Rodgers Foundation.
Farewell #WeGoAgain" Gabriele Marcotti @Marcotti -|"Don't understand why Rodgers' departure shd prompt philosophical questions such as "Are LFC still big club?" What does it even mean?" Paul Hayward @-PaulHayward |- "If Liverpool's owners had lost faith in Brendan Rodgers why give him such a brief chance to restore their confidence?