“My focus is always here with Leicester and developing the football club on to that next level, where you’re competing for European football and challenging for honours.
“Everyone here at the club, from the chief executive to the director of football – staff, players – we’re all very much on the same path, same vision.”
Yet while Rodgers is happy at Leicester, United’s status as one of football’s superpowers could be too tough for the Northern-Irishman to turn down.
Sure, they’ve regressed in the years since Sir Alex Ferguson walked off into the sunset for the last time.
David Moyes, Louis van Gaal, Jose Mourinho and Solskjaer have all failed to get the best from their players at Old Trafford.
But United are United. And it’s arguable that they’re now in a position to challenge for the game’s biggest prizes given the players they have at their disposal.