Foreign managers to increase Chinese Super
SinoForeign managers to increase Chinese Super League standing in Football?SinoWhen the Super League was conceived in 2004, there was little suggestion that managers such as Manuel Pellegrini, Fabio Capello and Sven Goran-Eriksson would go on to compete against each other in the division, and if recent murmurings are anything ...and more »
Posted on 11 September 2017 | 9:03 am
England set to pip Holland in seedings -
England set to pip Holland in seedingsIndependent OnlineLondon - Football Association (FA) officials are hopeful England will be among the top eight seeds for the 2006 World Cup to be announced by Fifa on Tuesday. But Holland and Euro 2004 runners-up Portugal could miss out. Sven-Goran Eriksson's side are ...
Posted on 9 September 2017 | 2:48 pm
'Only the colour of the shirts is the same!'
Mirror.co.uk'Only the colour of the shirts is the same!' Sven Goran Eriksson jokes he doesn't recognise the Manchester City he ...Mirror.co.ukIt was only a matter of weeks after former owner Thaksin Shinawatra showed Eriksson the door that the Abu Dhabi United Group took control of City, instantly making them one of the richest clubs in the world. And Eriksson, who only spent 2007/08 in ...
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 8:11 am
Rangers history shaped by Archie's school of
Evening TimesRangers history shaped by Archie's school of hard Knox, including which Laudrup brother wore the light blueEvening Times“It was the same with Marco Negri. Sven Goran Eriksson was with Parma at the time and I went to watch his training and I told him that I was going to look at Filippo Maniero at Verona. I said, 'We're looking for a goalscorer.' "Eriksson recommended ...and more »
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 1:08 am
Eriksson denies Campbell's claim -
Independent OnlineEriksson denies Campbell's claimIndependent OnlineLondon – Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson has denied Sol Campbell's claim he would have been captain of the national side “for more than 10 years” had he been white. Campbell, one of the leading black English footballers of his generation, ...and more »
Posted on 6 September 2017 | 9:52 pm
Gyan scores in SIPG away win
Gyan, who scored against Shenhua last Friday but were eliminated on penalties in the Chinese FA Cup, has now scored four goals in the league since joining Sven-Goran Eriksson's side this summer.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 3:11 pm
SIPG tops Shenhua to reclaim top spot
SIPG head coach Sven-Goran Eriksson was happy with his team's "professional" performance in the second half. With six rounds left, the Swede did not hide the team's lofty ambitions. "Eighteen points, that's a lot. If the team can keep playing the way they ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 1:33 pm
Leicester City's new manager Claudio Ranieri
Certainly too forgiving when you consider how shoddily he was treated by Roman Abramovich. There was the meeting with Sven Goran Eriksson, then the England manager. The not-so-secret pursuit of Mourinho. All rather humiliating for the affable Italian and ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 9:16 am
Steve McClaren believes best is yet to come
Newcastle United’s manager, who takes his side to Old Trafford on Saturday, knows Rooney well from his time assisting Sven-Goran Eriksson with England and then coaching the national team himself. After continuing to watch him closely from afar ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 8:57 pm
Robinho strikes twice to open Guangzhou
Guangzhou, coached by Brazilian World Cup winning coach Luiz Felipe Scolari, went top with 51 points from 24 matches but Shanghai SIPG, coached by ex-England boss Sven-Goran Eriksson, can regain first place with a win at Shanghai Shenhua on Sunday.
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 3:13 pm