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Claude Puel: Southampton sack manager after one season in charge

Puel presided over 19 wins, 10 draws and 18 defeats in all competitions at Southampton (Image credit: Reuters)

Southampton have sacked manager Claude Puel after one season in charge. The 55-year-old Frenchman, who was appointed in June 2016, led Saints to eighth in the Premier League last season despite losing 16 games. They also reached the League Cup final, their first major final since 2003. A Southampton statement read: “The search for a new management team is under ...

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Southampton appoint Claude Puel as manager on three-year deal


Southampton have appointed former Nice boss Claude Puel as their new manager. The 54-year-old Frenchman, who left the Ligue 1 club in May after four years in charge, has signed a three-year contract with Saints. He replaces Ronald Koeman, who took over at Everton on 16 June. Saints executive director of football Les Reed described the search for a new ...

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