Dyche appointed Burnley boss
Burnley have confirmed Sean Dyche as their new manager on a
two-and-a-half year contract at Turf Moor.
Dyche fills a vacancy created when Eddie Howe left the
Championship club earlier this month to return to Bournemouth due
to family reasons.
The 41-year-old has penned a two-and-a-half year contract on his
first appointment since being controversially sacked as Watford
manager this summer, following the Pozzo family’s takeover at
Dyche led Watford to their highest Championship finish for four
years in his first managerial appointment last term and returned to
football as part of Stuart Pearce’s England Under-21s coaching
staff for September’s Euro 2013 qualifier against Norway.
He is joined at Turf Moor by assistant Ian Woan, who also served
as his number two at Watford, and first-team coach Tony
Having recorded back-to-back wins in their first two games under
caretaker boss Terry Pashley, Burnley went down 4-0 to leaders
Cardiff at the weekend and lie 14th in the table ahead of
Saturday’s clash with Wolves.