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Steve McClaren has signed 35-year-old midfielder George Boateng, who played under him at Middlesbrough, on a free transfer.

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Nottingham Forest promise financial backing for Steve McClaren

Nottingham Forest's new manager Steve McClaren has been assured his mission to end the club's 13-year exile from the Barclays Premier League will be supported financially by the board.

What England managers did next

Steve McClaren was today confirmed as the new manager of Nottingham Forest, his first job in English football since being sacked as manager of the national team.

Steve McClaren factfile

Former Three Lions manager Steve McClaren has returned to English football, having been named manager of Nottingham Forest.

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Wigan manager Roberto Martinez feels he owed it to the club and chairman Dave Whelan to reject overtures from Aston Villa.

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Aston Villa are finalising their shortlist of candidates to replace Gerard Houllier - with former England boss Steve McClaren among their targets, Press Association Sport understands.

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