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Sven-Göran Eriksson

Sven-Göran Eriksson while manager of Manchester City
Personal information
Full nameSven-Göran Eriksson
Date of birth5 February 1948(age 68)
Place of birthSunne, Sweden
Height1.78 m
Playing positionRight back
Club information
Current clubLeicester City (manager)

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Sven-Göran Eriksson (-svsvɛnˈjœː.ˈran ˈeːrɪk.ˈsɔn-sv-Sven-Göran_Eriksson, in Sweden commonly referred to just by his nickname Svennis, is a Swedish football manager, currently managing Football League Championship side Leicester City

He has won 17 major trophies as a manager, with a variety of clubs, between 1979 and 2000, when he became the first manager to win league-and-cup doubles in three different countries. He later managed the national teams of England, Mexico and Côte d'Ivoire.

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