Date: 8th May 2008 at 9:29pm
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Sven-Goran Eriksson has confirmed he is considering an offer to coach in Portugal however; the question on everyone’s lips is…’Will Sven Return To Benfica’?



City owner Thaksin Shinawatra has made it clear Sven’s current role as Manchester City boss is almost over. If that is the case, surely the Swede has every right to consider his future options.

Sport Lisboa e Benfica

Eriksson, who has had two successful previous spells at the Portuguese giants, met with Benfica’s president Luis Felipe Vieira and incoming director of football Rui Costa in Manchester on Wednesday (May 7) evening.

‘I’ve had a meeting with the Benfica people,’ Eriksson said. ‘I’m considering the offer and it could be a step forward in my career. Let’s see what happens.’

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