Eriksson says will never realise `childhood dream` of managing Liverpool

ANI| Updated: Nov 13, 2013, 20:34 PM IST

London: Former England coach Sven-Goran Eriksson has revealed that he would like to manager Liverpool.

According to, however, the 65-year-old, who is currently the manager of Chinese side Guangzhou R and F, has admitted that he will not get the chance to take charge of a club that he supported as a child.

Eriksson said that in the past it was always a dream to manage Liverpool but it would not happen, adding that he has always been a Liverpool fan along with his father and it was in the family.

He added that the club had been doing rather well this season, better than for many years, and hoped they can compete this year in the Premier League because they haven`t done that for a long time.

Eriksson has managed a host of clubs, including Roma, Lazio, Benfica and Manchester City, the report said.