Sven-Goran Eriksson

Sweden coach Sven-Goran Eriksson attends a press conference held by Guangzhou R&F football club in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong province on June 17, 2013.
Sven-Goran Eriksson: 'I hope Wayne Rooney changes mind over England retirement'
Everton forward Wayne Rooney should change his mind over his retirement from international football with England, according to former coach Sven-Goran Eriksson.
Aug 23, 14:27
Sweden coach Sven-Goran Eriksson attends a press conference held by Guangzhou R&F football club in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong province on June 17, 2013.
Sven-Goran Eriksson 'in talks with Egyptian club Zamalek'
Former England boss Sven-Goran Eriksson reportedly nears a move to Egyptian club Zamalek.
Aug 10, 19:07
Newcastle United's English head coach Steve McClaren applauds on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle United at White Hart Lane in north London on December 13, 2015.
Report: Steve McClaren on shortlist for Hearts job
Former England manager Steve McClaren has made his interest in the Hearts job known and is now in contention to replace sacked boss Ian Cathro, according to a report.
Aug 7, 14:57
Wayne Rooney applauds after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Sven-Goran Eriksson urges Wayne Rooney to consider China
Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson says that Wayne Rooney "would have a positive experience" if the Manchester United captain decided to move to China.
Jun 25, 11:56
Sweden coach Sven-Goran Eriksson attends a press conference held by Guangzhou R&F football club in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong province on June 17, 2013.
Sven-Goran Eriksson sacked by Shenzhen after just six months
Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson is sacked by Chinese second-tier club Shenzhen after just six months in charge.
Jun 14, 12:57
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Wayne Rooney reiterates management plans
England and Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney reiterates that he wants to form a career in management once he has retired as a player.
Jan 25, 14:19
Sweden coach Sven-Goran Eriksson attends a press conference held by Guangzhou R&F football club in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong province on June 17, 2013.
Sven-Goran Eriksson lands new job in China
Sven-Goran Eriksson secures another job in China after being named as the new manager of second-tier side Shenzhen FC.
Dec 5, 11:12
Sweden coach Sven-Goran Eriksson attends a press conference held by Guangzhou R&F football club in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong province on June 17, 2013.
Sven-Goran Eriksson 'not quitting football'
Sven-Goran Eriksson will continue in football management despite losing his role with Shanghai SIPG last week, according to a report.
Nov 8, 19:39
Spurs manager Andre Villas Boas prior to kick off against Crystal Palace on August 18, 2013
Andre Villas-Boas replaces Sven-Goran Eriksson at Shanghai SIPG
Andre Villas-Boas replaces Sven-Goran Eriksson as the new manager of Chinese Super League side Shanghai SIPG.
Nov 4, 09:59
Sweden coach Sven-Goran Eriksson attends a press conference held by Guangzhou R&F football club in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong province on June 17, 2013.
Shanghai SIPG 'consider sacking Sven-Goran Eriksson'
A report claims that Sven-Goran Eriksson is fighting to hold on to his job as manager of Shanghai SIPG, who recently finished third in the Chinese Super League.
Nov 3, 16:13
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney on the bench during his side's 1-1 draw with Stoke City at Old Trafford on October 2, 2016
Sven-Goran Eriksson: 'Wayne Rooney won't be joining Shanghai SIPG'
Shanghai SIPG boss Sven-Goran Eriksson says that he has no interest in signing Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney.
Nov 1, 10:55
Martin Glenn, CEO of the FA speaks during a press conference with Roy Hodgson (Not Pictured) on June 28, 2016 in Chantilly, France
FA CEO Martin Glenn: 'Next England manager will not be a mercenary'
FA chief executive Martin Glenn says that the next England manager will not be a "mercenary for short-term gain".
Oct 26, 10:53
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney on the bench during his side's 1-1 draw with Stoke City at Old Trafford on October 2, 2016
Report: Shanghai SIPG eager to sign Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney
Shanghai SIPG manager Sven-Goran Eriksson wants Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney to join him at the Chinese club, according to reports.
Oct 23, 21:45
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini celebrates winning the League Cup on February 28, 2016
Hebei China Fortune appoint Manuel Pellegrini as new manager
Former Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini is appointed as the new boss of Hebei China Fortune.
Aug 27, 09:57
Italy's forward Pelle celebrates after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 round of 16 football match between Italy and Spain at the Stade de France stadium in Saint-Denis, near Paris, on June 27, 2016. Italy won the match 2-0
Sky Sports seals rights to broadcast live Chinese Super League games until 2018
Sky Sports seals a three-year TV deal to broadcast live action from the Chinese Super League.
Jul 26, 09:51
'Big' Sam Allardyce basks in the Mackem glory of having led Sunderland to survival in the Premier League with a 3-0 victory over Everton, following in the footsteps of messrs Di Canio, Poyet and Advocaat
Sven-Goran Eriksson: 'Sam Allardyce will do a good job'
Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson backs Sam Allardyce to thrive when he takes over the national side.
Jul 21, 11:12
N'Golo Kante of Leicester looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur on August 22, 2015
N'Golo Kante to receive lucrative offer from China?
Chinese club Shanghai SIPG are reportedly ready to enter the race to sign in-demand Leicester City midfielder N'Golo Kante.
Jul 9, 09:41
'Big' Sam Allardyce basks in the Mackem glory of having led Sunderland to survival in the Premier League with a 3-0 victory over Everton, following in the footsteps of messrs Di Canio, Poyet and Advocaat
Sir Alex Ferguson: 'Sam Allardyce is obvious choice for England manager'
Sir Alex Ferguson says that Sam Allardyce is the "obvious choice" for the England job if the FA wants to appoint a homegrown manager.
Jul 6, 10:09
Martin Glenn, CEO of the FA speaks during a press conference with Roy Hodgson (Not Pictured) on June 28, 2016 in Chantilly, France
Martin Glenn: 'England manager salary to be based on team performance'
One of the men tasked with finding Roy Hodgson's successor, FA chief Martin Glenn, admits that England have been "naive" in the past regarding managers' salaries.
Jul 3, 10:57
Zenit's Brazilian forward Hulk celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group H football match between FC Zenit and Olympique Lyonnais at the Petrovsky stadium in St. Petersburg on October 20, 2015.
Hulk set for record £41.5m switch to Chinese Super League?
Zenit St Petersburg striker Hulk will reportedly become the latest high-profile player to move to the Chinese Super League for an Asian record transfer fee of £41.5m.
Jun 28, 20:49
Roy Hodgson watches on during an England training session on May 25, 2016
Roy Hodgson 'wanted by Chinese Super League clubs'
A number of Chinese Super League clubs are reportedly interested in Roy Hodgson following his resignation as England boss in the wake of their Euro 2016 exit.
Jun 28, 14:17
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Arsenal on February 28, 2016
Sven-Goran Eriksson: 'Marcus Rashford deserves England chance'
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford should be given the chance to impress for England ahead of Euro 2016, according to former Three Lions boss Sven-Goran Eriksson.
Mar 25, 14:22
Wayne Rooney warms up prior to the game between Manchester United and Chelsea on December 28, 2015
Piers Morgan: 'Wayne Rooney confirmed Chinese offer'
Piers Morgan says that Wayne Rooney told him reports of the Manchester United skipper receiving an offer from a Chinese club were correct.
Mar 7, 22:25
John Terry applauds as he leaves the pitch during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on February 13, 2016
Sven-Goran Eriksson: 'John Terry would be a success in China'
Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson says that Chelsea defender John Terry would be a success in China should he decide to make the lucrative switch to Asia.
Feb 21, 13:55
Carlos Tevez of Juventus celebrates as he scores their second goal from a penalty during the UEFA Champions League semi final first leg match between Juventus and Real Madrid CF at Juventus Arena on May 5, 2015
Carlos Tevez 'rejected £450,000-a-week move to China'
Former Manchester United and Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez reportedly rejects a £450,000-a-week offer from Chinese Super League club Shanghai SIPG.
Feb 16, 15:35
Sweden coach Sven-Goran Eriksson attends a press conference held by Guangzhou R&F football club in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong province on June 17, 2013.
Sven-Goran Eriksson: 'China will continue to attract big names'
Shanghai SIPG boss Sven-Goran Eriksson claims that the Chinese Super League will continue to attract high-profile names due to the league's economic power.
Feb 5, 19:26
Darius Vassell of Manchester City celebrates scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester City at The Stadium of Light on April 12, 2008
Former England international Darius Vassell announces retirement
Former England, Aston Villa and Manchester City striker Darius Vassell announces his retirement from football at the age of 35.
Jan 28, 19:13
Yaya Toure of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawthorns on August 10, 2015
Yaya Toure to move to China in £24m deal?
A Chinese side reportedly offer Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure a deal worth £24m after tax to move to the Far East.
Dec 14, 14:53
Robbie Fowler of Leeds United celebrates scoring against Ipswich Town in the FA Barclaycard Premiership game at Elland Road on March 6, 2002
On this day: Robbie Fowler completes switch to Leeds United
Fourteen years ago today, Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler finalised his move to Leeds United for a reported £11m.
Nov 30, 06:00
Sweden coach Sven-Goran Eriksson attends a press conference held by Guangzhou R&F football club in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong province on June 17, 2013.
Sven-Goran Eriksson: 'I had to take Wayne Rooney to 2006 World Cup'
Former England boss Sven-Goran Eriksson reveals that he fought with Sir Alex Ferguson over selecting Wayne Rooney for the 2006 World Cup.
Sep 29, 16:40
Alex Ferguson applauds.
Ex-Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson: 'England were overrated'
Ex-Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson reveals that he never thought about managing England because it is "an impossible job".
Sep 22, 11:25
Ross McCormack of Fulham celebrates scoring from the penalty spot during the Capital One League Cup Second Round match between Fulham and Sheffield United at Craven Cottage on August 25, 2015
How have big-money Championship signings fared in the past?
Sports Mole looks back at previous big-money Championship deals to see how players have fared with the lofty price tags.
Sep 13, 14:43
England fans celebrate their 5-1 win over Germany in Munich on September 08, 2001.
England's biggest away wins
Sports Mole looks back at England's biggest away victories ahead of their Euro 2016 qualifier with San Marino.
Sep 5, 14:44
Austrian captain Andreas Ivanschnitz followed by his teammates celebrates Austria's winning goal to 2-1 against England during a FIFA World Cup 2006 qualifying match between Austria and England in Vienna on 04 September 2004
On this day: England stunned by Austria fightback
On this day in 2004, England began their qualification campaign for the 2006 World Cup Finals with a 2-2 draw away in Austria.
Sep 4, 08:00
Wayne Rooney of England celebrates after scoring their third goal during the UEFA Euro 2004, Group B match between Croatia and England at the Luz Stadium on June 21, 2004
Wayne Rooney: Top five England goals
As he closes in on a goalscoring record, Sports Mole picks out Wayne Rooney's top five goals for England.
Sep 3, 12:40
Joe Cole of England goes close to scoring a diving header during the 2006 World Cup Qualifying match between Wales and England at the Millennium Stadium on September 3, 2005
On this day: Joe Cole strike beats Wales in World Cup qualifier
Ten years ago today, Joe Cole scored the only goal of the game as England beat Wales in a World Cup qualifier at the Millennium Stadium.
Sep 3, 08:00
Shaun Wright-Phillips of Manchester City celebrates scoring his first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester City at the Stadium of Light on August 31, 2008
On this day: Shaun Wright-Phillips at the double on Manchester City return
Seven years ago today, Shaun Wright-Phillips marked his second Manchester City debut by scoring two goals in a 3-0 win away at Sunderland.
Aug 31, 08:00
England football manager Steve McClaren watches his team lose 3-2 to Croatia in a Group E Euro 2008 Qualifying game at Wembley, in north London, 21 November 2007
Steve McClaren: 'I was too young to handle England pressure'
Newcastle United boss Steve McClaren admits that he was too young at the age of 45 to cope with the pressure of managing England.
Aug 8, 04:35
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Nantes on December 6, 2014
Sven-Goran Eriksson: 'Zlatan Ibrahimovic remains tied to AC Milan'
Swedish coach Sven-Goran Eriksson suggests that Zlatan Ibrahimovic's ties to AC Milan could see the forward return to the Italian outfit one day.
Aug 5, 12:38
Ghana's forward Asamoah Gyan celebrates with teammate Kwesi Appiah after scoring a goal during the 2015 African Cup of Nations group C football match between Ghana and Algeria in Mongomo on January 23, 2015
Asamoah Gyan confirms move to Chinese Super League side Shanghai SIPG
Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan confirms that he has signed a two-year deal with Chinese Super League side Shanghai SIPG.
Jul 10, 11:50



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City65102121916
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd65101721516
3Chelsea6411125713
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs6321105511
5Liverpool63211211111
6Watford6321910-111
7Huddersfield TownHuddersfield62315329
8Burnley62316519
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle63036519
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom52214408
11Southampton622245-18
12Arsenal521278-17
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton621357-27
14Everton6213411-77
15Swansea CitySwansea612337-45
16Stoke CityStoke6123510-55
17Leicester CityLeicester6114912-34
18West Ham UnitedWest Ham6114613-74
19Bournemouth6105411-73
20Crystal Palace6006013-130
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