Portsmouth have confirmed the appointment of Michael Appleton as their new manager.

The 35-year-old has moved to Fratton Park from Premier League West Brom, where he was assistant head coach to Roy Hodgson.

Appleton, a midfielder at Manchester United before his career was cut short by a knee injury, has signed a three-and-a-half year deal.

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