Leicester City have confirmed that Claude Puel will be the Club’s new First Team Manager.
The 56-year-old Frenchman has signed a contract to June 2020.
He will take charge of his first Leicester City fixture this coming Sunday as the Foxes host to Everton at the King Power Stadium in the Premier League.
Claude will be supported by Michael Appleton, who retains his role as Assistant Manager.
Leicester City Vice Chairman Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha said:
Claude Puel said:
Claude has managed teams in France’s Ligue 1, the Premier League and the UEFA Champions League.