Sam Allardyce is now the new manager of Semi Ajayi at West Bromwich Albion following announcement of his appointment on Wednesday.
The former Bolton Wanderers and England manager takes over from Slaven Bilic who was fired today.
In a statement released by West Brom:”West Bromwich Albion are delighted to confirm the appointment of Sam Allardyce as the club’s new Head Coach.
“The experienced boss, who has 512 Premier League games to his name, arrives at Albion with his long-time assistant, Sammy Lee.
“The Dudley-born manager returns to The Hawthorns more than 30 years after starting his coaching career with the Baggies under former boss Brian Talbot in 1989.
“He has now taken the reins at a record eight Premier League clubs, including Bolton Wanderers, West Ham United, Sunderland, Crystal Palace and in his last role, Everton.
“The 66-year-old, who agreed terms on an 18-month contract earlier today, will take training on Thursday in preparation for Sunday’s Premier League fixture against Aston Villa.”Copyright © 2020 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.