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Saturday 21 September 2019

Paul Hurst named new Ipswich manager

Paul Hurst
Paul Hurst

Ipswich have confirmed the appointment of Paul Hurst as their new manager.

Hurst has left Shrewsbury, whom he guided to the Sky Bet League One play-off final after achieving their highest league position in 27 years.

Ipswich owner Marcus Evans said: "Following what has been an exhaustive search I am delighted to announce Paul Hurst as our new manager.

"His skill, experience and reputation enhanced by his recent success at Shrewsbury had placed him, from the start of the process, on my shortlist of candidates."

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