Everton confirm Sam Allardyce is close to be appointed new manager

Everton confirm Sam Allardyce is close to be appointed new manager

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Everton are set to replace former manager Ronald Koeman with former Sunderland and England national team head coach Sam Allardyce, according to the Merseyside club.

An official statement from the Toffees read: “Sam Allardyce will be at USM Finch Farm this afternoon to finalise terms on becoming the new manager of Everton Football Club. David Unsworth will remain in charge of the Blues for tonight’s Premier League match against West Ham United at Goodison Park”.

Everton face West Ham in the Premier League match day 14 tonight.