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Favre replaces Puel as Nice coach
May 24, 2016 / 1:06 PM / 2 years ago

Favre replaces Puel as Nice coach

PARIS (Reuters) - Nice have appointed former Borussia Moenchengladbach coach Lucien Favre as successor to Claude Puel.

OGC Nice's coach Claude Puel. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

“Our collaboration is ending today,” Ligue 1 club Nice and Puel said in a joint statement on Tuesday.

Nice later added that they were hiring Swiss Favre, who was Moenchengladbach coach from 2011-15, on a three-year contract.

Puel helped Nice finish fourth this season.

Reporting by Julien Pretot; Editing by Tony Jimenez

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