Lagerback Shows Interest In Becoming Wales Manager

The former Sweden manager Lars Lagerback has confirmed his interest in becoming the next manager of Wales. The 62-year-old appears to be a serious contender for the job, having spoken to the Football Association of Wales chief executive, Jonathan Ford, this week. Wales are seeking a new manager after John Toshack’s resignation. The caretaker manager Brian Flynn has led the team to defeats in Euro 2012 qualifying matches against Bulgaria…

November 20, 2010

Lagerback was over paid – Amokachi

Daniel Amokachi says Lars Lagerback was paid way too much in his five-month stint as Nigeria coach. Amokachi was one of the Swede’s assistants in a dismal World Cup performance, but argued that a Nigerian coach would have achieved more with a fraction of those wages. “I think two hundred thousand dollars a month is a lot of money to pay a coach for a four-month deal. “That is too…

August 5, 2010