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Uwe Rosler unveiled as new Leeds Utd head coach

Leeds United unveiled Uwe Rosler as their new head coach at a news conference this afternoon. The problem is, they already had one! Neil Redfearn is still contracted to the club until the end of June, but that hasn't stopped controversial Italian owner Massimo Cellino employing his fifth head coach since buying Leeds last April. There is flash photography right from the start in this report by Chris Dawkes.


Leeds to appoint new head of recruitment

Leeds United will appoint a new head of recruitment with experience of the English game, director Adam Pearson has said.

Uwe Rosler and Adam Pearson Credit: ITV News

The club is also looking for an assistant manager, along with a first-team coach to assist new head coach Uwe Rosler.

Rosler told reporters that he would like to work with a sporting director, adding: "It's coming more and more into English football."

The former Brentford and Wigan manager put pen-to-paper on a two-year deal at Elland Road today.


Rosler targets top 10 finish with Leeds

New Leeds boss Uwe Rosler says a top ten finish next season would be 'progression'.

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The German coach has also paid tribute to his predecessor Neil Redfearn, and said he believe it is possible to work with owner Massimo Cellino.

Rosler is the club's fifth head coach in under a year.

There is a core of players with their best years in front of them, there is great potential.

Neil left a very solid foundation. This club has to be ambitious but expectations have to be realistic.

– Rosler on Redfearn

"I'm not suicidal. I wouldn't have come here if I didn't think we could work together.

The glass is half full, not half empty. That's my philosophy.

– Rosler on Cellino

Rosler has signed a two-year deal as Leeds' new head coach.

Rosler on Leeds role: 'I'm very happy. It doesn't get bigger than this'

New Leeds boss Uwe Rosler says he is delighted to have been appointed as head coach.

He told reporters:

I'm very happy. It doesn't get bigger than this. This opportunity came up at short notice and it was a no brainer.

I'm head coach. I'll be responsible for tactical approach, picking the team. I'll have an input in who comes in and who goes out.

– Uwe Rosler

Leeds appoint Uwe Rosler as head coach

Leeds United have appointed Uwe Rosler as their new head coach.

The former Wigan and Brentford boss has signed a two-year deal at Elland Road.

He is the club's fifth coach in under a year.

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