SFA and Saints agree Burley deal

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The Scottish Football Association are close to appointing George Burley as the new Scotland manager after reaching an agreement with Southampton over compensation.

Saints boss Burley has been confirmed as the man the SFA want to succeed Alex McLeish as the new national team boss.

A spokesman for the SFA confirmed: "We have had initial discussions with the manager´s agent and these will continue tomorrow. But we have reached agreement with Southampton."

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