Sven asks Foxes faithful until christmas

Published Add your comment

Football News

Sven-Goran Eriksson believes it would be unfair to judge his tenure as Leicester manager until after Christmas.

The Swede oversaw a 1-1 draw against Hull in his first game in charge on Saturday.

The result left Leicester languishing in the bottom three of the Championship, but Eriksson told the Leicester Mercury: "Of course, people will start judging me now but that is football. How long is it to Christmas, two months? I hope after Christmas. January is important for us."

However, he also believes it is not impossible to mount a promotion push despite the handicap they face.

Erikson added: "It is tough because we have played 11 games and we are still in the bottom three, but there are 35 games to go and it could be possible (to mount a promotion challenge)."

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2009, All Rights Reserved.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Leicester City

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again