Scottish professional football coach, David Moyes has been confirmed as the new manager of British football club, West Ham United.
The former Everton, Manchester United and Sunderland boss was handed an initial six-month deal, that will see him lead the club until the end of the season, after replacing Slaven Bilic who was sacked on Monday.
The Croatian coach Bilic was sacked in the aftermath of 4-1 defeat by Liverpool, and after managing to win two games from 11 Premier League matches before leaving the club in the relegation zone
David Moyes is expected to resume his new duty today ahead of his first match against Watford on November 19.
In his unveiling video on West Ham’s Twitter account, Moyes said:
‘I’m really looking forward to meeting the supporters, being in the stadium with them.’I’m looking forward to seeing them getting right behind the team and my team also. We need the support, we need everyone with us.
‘It’s a big job we have in hand now but I’m sure with everybody together we can get the right results between now and the end of the season.’
West Ham United can confirm the appointment of David Moyes as the Club’s manager. pic.twitter.com/AIOWnHWn27
— West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) November 7, 2017