Bournemouth are set to call Gary O’Neil as their supervisor on a everlasting deal as an alternative of former Leeds head coach Marcelo Bielsa, 90min understands.
O’Neil had been interim boss because the finish of August and impressed sufficient to steer Bournemouth’s hierarchy to offer him the job.
The Cherries had appeared around the globe at potential choices and had held talks with South American legend Bielsa as 90min revealed, however we additionally confirmed that O’Neil was very a lot nonetheless within the reckoning.
Bournemouth have now certainly opted for O’Neil, who is ready to be handed a two-and-a-half 12 months deal.
90min understands that the choice was sanctioned by potential new proprietor Invoice Foley – who is simply ready on Premier League ratification to take possession on the Vitality Stadium.
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The 77-year-old American was understood to be massively impressed by O’Neil and regardless of being tempted by Bielsa, he felt the best transfer was to stay with their present boss.
Throughout his 12 video games in cost to date, O’Neill haswon 4, drew 4 and misplaced 4, taking them to 14th within the Premier League desk.