Stoke City announce Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill as their new manager

8 November 2019

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Photo: Getty Images O'Neill was allowed to join Stoke City as the club met the IFA's demands of a compensation in the area of £650,000.

Stoke City have found their replacement for Nathan Jones.

50-year-old Michael O'Neill has signed a three-and-a-half-year contract with the club. 

Christian Fomsgaard Jensen cfj@offthepitch.com

The 50-year-old Northern Ireland manager, Michael O'Neill, has been appointed as Stoke City's new manager. O'Neill replaces Nathan Jones, who was fired by the Potters last week. 

O'Neill has signed a three-and-a-half-year contract with the club and will take charge of City at Barnsley tomorrow, having overseen his first training session on Friday morning.

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