Sven-Goran has sealed his first signing as Manchester City manager by clinching the transfer of Reggina striker Rolando Bianchi.
Manchester City are very close to signing Reggina striker Rolando Bianchi, according to the Italian club's president Pasquale Foti.
Manchester City are close to wrapping up the signing of Italian striker Rolando Bianchi, after agreeing a fee with his current club Reggina.
Rolando Bianchi is poised to become Sven-Goran Eriksson's first signing as Manchester City boss after Reggina confirmed they have reached a 'preliminary agreement' for the sale of the Italian striker to the Premier League club.
Italian Serie A club Reggina had their penalty in the match-fixing scandal reduced from minus 15 points to minus 11 points by the Italian Olympic Committee's Court of Arbitration on Tuesday.
Reggina will start next with a 15-point deduction in Serie A for their role in the match-fixing scandal.
Italian Serie A team Reggina should be relegated to the second division and docked 15 points at the start of the season for attempted match fixing, the country's football federation prosecutor said on Sunday.
Serie A club Reggina has been indicted on match-fixing charges in a widening corruption scandal that has already resulted in penalties or relegation for four of Italy's top soccer clubs.
Celtic manager Gordon Strachan is hoping to wrap up the signing of Reggina playmaker Shunsuke Nakamura within a week.
Japan international Shunsuke Nakamura looks set to turn down Celtic in favour of a move to Spain.