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Kevin Nolan 'delighted' to be Notts County manager

Kevin Nolan in 2015 Credit: PA

Kevin Nolan has been confirmed as the new Notts County manager.

The former Bolton, Newcastle and West Ham player will take his first training session tomorrow.

34-year-old Nolan has previous experience in management following a spell in charge of Leyton Orient last season.

Ahead of the press conference this afternoon (12 January), new chairman and owner Alan Hardy said:

I am absolutely delighted that Kevin has agreed to become our new manager.

He is a consummate professional with vast footballing experience and I was very impressed with what he had to say when we discussed the vacancy.

I thoroughly look forward to working with him.

– Alan Hardy

Our sports reporter James Clark is at the press conference:

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