Compean: Sven close to accepting Mexico post

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Mexican Football Federation president Justino Compean has confirmed Sven-Goran Eriksson is very close to taking over as the new national team coach.

Speaking from Sydney, where he has been attending FIFA´s annual congress, Compean claimed the Manchester City boss is about to accept the offer from Mexico.

He told Estadio W show on ´W Radio´ station: "We only seriously considered (Luiz Felipe) Scolari and Eriksson. We´ve sorted out the details with Eriksson and we are about to confirm him.

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