Marseille have confirmed this afternoon that André Villas-Boas is the new manager of the club, having signed a 2-year contract earlier this year.
His staff, according to our colleagues at Soccer Link, will be as follows:
Four assistants: Luis Martins, Jose Mario Rocha, Daniel Sousa & Ricardo Carvalho (ex-Chelsea & AS Monaco central defender)
Goalkeeping Coach: Will Coort
Physio: Eduardo Santos
Marseille owner Frank McCourt had the following to say on the appointment:
“We are delighted to sign a manager whose success at the very highest level in Europe and in the world is well-known. The philosophy and style of play of André Villas-Boas align with what we want at Marseille and will contribute to revitalise our project after a disappointing campaign. Our expectations are still as big and we will bring the necessary changes to reach our objectives.”