Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 10 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Sven Goran Eriksson
Tord Grip. He was Sven's assistan at Lazio, and moved with Sven when he left Lazio in January 2001. England's quarterfinal exit in the 2002 World Cup brought criticism on Sven, but the FA claimed he was the best manager in the world.
Iceman. It was written, "His idea of a celebration is to raise both eyebrows simultaneously".
David Beckham. He also said of Joe Cole, "He's a huge talent and is very mature in his way of playing". He is known to be highly protective of his players, even after a bad performance.
Ulrika Jonsson. He had an affair with his fellow Swede behind long-term partner Nancy Dell'Olio's back.
Kevin Keegan . Kevin Keegan resigned after a 1-0 loss to Germany at Wembley in October 20000. Although repeatedly linked to the job, Sven kept insisting he would complete his contact with Lazio until July 2001. However, he was confirmed as manager in October 2000 and resigned as Lazio coach on January 9, 2001.
Right back. A knee injury in 1975 brought his playing career to an end at Swedish club Karlskoga. The next year he began coaching at Swedish third division side Degerfors and brought them to the top flight within three years.
7. He won seven matches out of 15. Sven began his rule over England with the most successful start that any England manager had ever achieved.
IFK Gothenburg. They were Swedish League Champions that year.
Spain. It was a friendly at Villa Park. England won 3-0.