Queiroz named Portugal boss

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Manchester United assistant manager Carlos Queiroz has been appointed as the new head coach of Portugal on a four-year contract.

The 53-year-old former Real Madrid coach will take full responsibility for all aspects of Portugal´s national teams, including oversight of the youth teams. He was previously coach of Portugal´s Under-20 teams from 1990 to 1993.

"Carlos Queiroz is unquestionably one of the top Portuguese coaches and was my first choice to be head coach," said Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) president Gilbert Madail.

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