The Rangers supervisor faced the midfielder as he left the pitch at half-time on Saturday, claiming that he had elbowed Alfredo Morelos.
Brown has been cleared by way of the SFA of any wrongdoing over the incident – which didn’t even warrant a reserving – and Rodgers was once overjoyed to look his skipper stay his cool as he drove the Hoops directly to a 2-Zero win on the house in their Old Firm competitors.
The Parkhead boss mentioned: “I didn’t see the incident till afterwards and I used to be shocked with what I noticed.
“At half-time, as a supervisor you need to get in as rapid as you’ll be able to. It is a crucial time as a result of it’s important to get your message to the gamers and to get in a position for that.
“What took place isn’t actually one thing you need to look as a supervisor.
“Broony was once good. He has been remarkable in all seven video games I’ve been right here in opposition to Rangers.
“He is a big-game participant and particularly at Ibrox he has been remarkable.”
After the fit Caixinha printed he went head-to-head with Brown to rise up him, and claimed the Scot wouldn’t have dared put the elbow on him if he was once nonetheless enjoying.
The Portuguese trainer mentioned: “Scott Brown was once coming off and I advised him, ‘You do that, but if I was on the pitch you wouldn’t’.
“I wouldn’t have allowed him to position his elbow in my face. If anyone does not anything, I’ve to shield my membership, my gamers and the reality of the sport.
“If I used to be a participant and I needed to face Brown or gamers like him, it will be a unique factor. My gamers must no longer let it occur. You wish to mark your presence down there. It was once a disgrace that I couldn’t play as a result of I do know the mentality I’ve.”
Celtic supervisor Rodgers has received six and drawn the opposite of his Old Firm fits, however is adamant he’ll by no means drop his guard in terms of the fight of supremacy in Glasgow.
He mentioned: “These are the kind of video games you’ll be able to by no means be complacent in, particularly with the ambience in each grounds. The one on the weekend was once very intense.
“If you play smartly and be competitive together with your protecting, you might be all the time going to have an opportunity to create and rating targets.
“We by no means move in and simply be expecting, as a result of that’s the second you slip up.”
Rodgers claimed if his staff had taken their probabilities the gulf would were very a lot the similar as ultimate season – when the Hoops thrashed Rangers Five-1 two times.
He mentioned: “In the second one half of we got here out and labored rather well. We simply lacked a wee little bit of potency within the sport.
“It was once identical numbers and statistics once we received Five-1 at Ibrox ultimate season.”