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Leeds boss Bielsa approves Sampaoli appointment at Marseille

Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa has given his approval to Olympique Marseille's appointment of Jorge Sampaoli.

Sampaoli will take charge of OM after the sacking of Andre Villas-Boas.

Former OM coach Bielsa told Canal+: "He's a very well-known coach, he coached Argentina and Chile, he won important titles in South America.

"He coached Sevilla FC in Europe.

"So, no matter what opinion I give, his career speaks for itself."

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