Date: 2nd June 2008 at 4:16pm
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Well before Sven-Goran Eriksson was sacked speculation surrounding his replacement was rife. Now the Swede has gone who will be his successor?

Zico

The Times had this to say about the Brazilian.

Zico, the legendary Brazil player, has emerged as the new favourite to replace Sven-Göran Eriksson…Thaksin Shinawatra, the City chairman, is understood to be preparing a formal approach to the 55-year-old, who is in dispute with Fenerbahçe…

Mark Hughes

Manchester City has made an approach for Blackburn Rovers manager Mark Hughes, according to the Sunday Mail

And…

Blackburn Rovers has confirmed delegates have approached them from Manchester City to formally speak to their manager Mark Hughes OBE.

Who would you like to see replace Sven-Goran Eriksson. Vital Manchester City is running an interactive poll whereby you can vote or either Zico, Mark Hughes or choose someone yourself. To access the poll, click here.