Andre Villas-Boas is named as Tottenham's new manager

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Former Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas has been appointed the new manager of Tottenham Hotspur.

The football club have confirmed Villas-Boas he will be there for the next three years.

The former Chelsea boss will be taking the spot of Harry Redknapp who's exit last season came as a bit of shock.

"For me, this is one of the most exciting coaching positions in the Premier League," said Villas-Boas.

"This is a squad any coach would love to work with. Together I believe we can bring success in the seasons ahead."