The Swede has been waiting for Thaksin Shinawatra´s takeover of the club to go through before being formally announced as Stuart Pearce´s replacement at Eastlands on a three-year contract.
That development looked even more likely when Eriksson touched down at Manchester Airport and admitted he hoped there would be further developments imminently, and he said: "We will see. I would prefer to speak on Wednesday."
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