Rodgers eager to keep Johnson and Lucas

Defender Johnson is in the final year of their contracts and has been linked with a move away from the Premier League club this month, while Lucas is reportedly attracting interest from Serie A outfit Inter.

However, Rodgers insists both players still have a role to play on Merseyside.

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