Fulham appoint Felix Magath as manager

Felix Magath is coming to west London. Photo: PA

Fulham have taken drastic action in their bid to beat relegation by appointing Felix Magath as first-team manager.

Former head coach Rene Meulensteen later confirmed that he had been relieved of his duties at Fulham in an interview with BBC Radio 5 Live.

The former Schalke boss will now be charged with keeping the Cottagers int he Premier League.

Rene Meulensteen is out of the job. Credit: PA