Hughes is new City boss

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Mark Hughes has been unveiled as the new manager of Manchester City.

City parted company with Sven-Goran Eriksson on Monday and were immediately given permission to talk to Blackburn manager Hughes, 44, with a compensation package agreed the following day.

City´s new chief executive, Garry Cook, told "I am delighted to welcome Mark on board. In our view he is the brightest young manager in the game and he was our number one target for the manager´s job."

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