Former Italy manager Roberto Mancini has spoken out about the challenging situation faced by Sven-Goran Eriksson, who recently revealed that he is battling cancer.
Many of Eriksson’s former players, and others within the football community, have publicly shared their well wishes and support for the Swedish coach during this difficult time. Among them is Mancini who spoke to Italian publication Il Gazzettino.
Mancini hailed Eriksson as “truly one of the greatest coaches ever, unique in his kind.” He noted that while Eriksson may not always receive the appreciation he deserves from outside, he is deeply loved by those who have worked with him and those who know him.
This story was originally reported by Sampdorianews24.