Eriksson is the latest name to be linked with the Sheffield Wednesday vacancy.
Frank Lampard has admitted there was a lack of camaraderie between Chelsea, Manchester United and Liverpool players during their time with England.
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Sven Goran Erikson is said to have claimed that he did indeed sign a contract to manage Manchester United in 2002, before Sir Alex Ferguson changed his mind and decided to stay on.
Sheffield United are looking for yet another manager after David Weir's reign was finally brought to an end - who could replace him ?
As Sir Alex Ferguson takes charge for the final time we muse on what might have been should Sven-Goran Eriksson got the job in 2002.
In a show of how far Manchester City have come since their takeover this is a nostalgic look at where they were then compared to where they are now.
The king is dead, long live the king.