Fulham appoint Rene Meulensteen as head coach

Rene Meulensteen is highly respected in the game. Photo: PA

Fulham have appointed Rene Meulensteen as their new head coach to work alongside manager Martin Jol.

Meulensteen, who left Manchester United's coaching team in the summer following Sir Alex Ferguson's departure, will take up the role immediately.

The move to bring in Meulensteen comes with the club inside the relegation places after 11 games.

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