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​New boss Puel prepared for long haul at Leicester

Leicester City boss Claude Puel insists his job at the King Power Stadium is an "evolution, not a revolution", one week after being appointed as Craig Shakespeare's successor, reports Sky Sports.

Puel enjoyed the perfect start to his managerial career with the Foxes when beating Everton 2-0 last weekend, but the 56-year-old is adamant his work at Leicester is part of a long-term process rather than short-term fix.

"This week we continue to try to work but it's an evolution because we cannot change everything just in a few days," said Puel.

"It's important to continue this work but also to continue some bits with the players because it's important they can play their game with confidence."

Ian Ferris
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