McClaren to take over at Twente

Former England boss Steve McClaren was today named as the new coach of Dutch club FC Twente.

McClaren, who has been out of work since he left the England job in November following the failure to qualify for Euro 2008, has agreed a two-year deal at the Enschede club.

He takes over from Fred Rutten, who has joined Bundesliga side Schalke.

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