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Ex-Chelsea and Tottenham boss Villas-Boas accepts Marseille berth

Former Chelsea and Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas has been appointed head coach of French club Marseille.

The 41 year old, has signed a two-year contract and will officially take charge of the Ligue 1 side from 1 July.

"We are delighted to hire a coach whose success is recognised at the highest level in Europe and in the world," said Marseille owner Frank McCourt.

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