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Pearson named as Leicester manager

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Leicester have named former Southampton boss Nigel Pearson as their new manager.

He succeeds Ian Holloway, who left the club by mutual consent after the club´s relegation to Coca-Cola League One at the end of last season.

Pearson, 44, becomes the Foxes´ sixth manager since chairman Milan Mandaric took over at the Walkers Stadium 16 months ago.

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