The Northern Irishman's former club ended their affiliation with the Dane this week after falling perilously close to the Premier League relegation zone in a move that Rodgers feels the Welsh outfit had every right to perform.
"It's always sad when a manager loses his job - and Michael has done an excellent job - but they feel they have had to make a change," he said.
"It's a real special football club. They've made the correct decisions over a decade to get from League Two to being an established Premier League team."
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