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Eriksson leaves Ivory Coast

August 2, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Sven-Goran Eriksson will not continue his work as Ivory Coast coach after being unable to come to a financial agreement.

Eriksson replaced Vahid Halilhodzic in March and led Ivory Coast into the World Cup in South Africa, but he was unable to guide the team beyond the group stage as Brazil and Portugal progressed.

He had been expected to move on and was linked to the vacancies at Liverpool and Fulham, but he revealed last month that he was considering a four-year deal to remain ...

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