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Swansea City Appoint Laudrup As Manager

Swansea City Appoint Laudrup As Manager

Danish legend Michael Laudrup will celebrate his 48th birthday today with a new job having taken over Brendan Rodgers as Swansea City's new manager.

He will sign a two-year contract with his new club, with the move officially confirmed at 12pm today.

As Vital Swansea reported early this week, the Danish legend had talks with the club but many factors had to be discussed before both parties could progress and discuss terms.

Chairman Huw Jenkins is expected to announce his appointment at a press conference some time today.

He's obviously happy with the ambition and the money he'll have to work with next season as the Swans look to build on an excellent opening year in the Premier League, finishing 11th under now Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers.

After rumours suggested he was set to join the club, further rumours, mainly on twitter then said that talks had fallen through and the move wouldn't happen, but the club will end their search for a new boss today.

More to follow...



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Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Friday June 15 2012
Time: 11:00AM

Comments

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have to say I think this is a very astute appointment from your board. he will embrace all that has already been built within the club and hopefully take you forward
oxfordspur
15/06/2012 13:28:00
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excellent, huw jenkins never fails to impress me with his manager appointments, hope this one are like those previous, apart from sousa maybe! but he did sort out our defence
eye_nose_hat
16/06/2012 00:25:00
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