Jackett appointed as new O’s boss

Sky Bet League Two outfit, Leyton Orient have confirmed the appointment of Kenny Jackett as their new manager.

The 59-year-old arrives in east London having gleaned a wealth of experience in the hot seat at Watford, Swansea City, Millwall, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Rotherham United and most recently, Portsmouth.

Jackett has penned a one-year rolling contract at the Breyer Group Stadium, Speaking to www.leytonorient.com, the incoming boos said; “I see Leyton Orient as a Club full of potential. That’s the attraction. My own personal ambition is to take us to the next level.

“We really want to hit the ground running, unite the Club and be successful in the coming season. Squad planning is vital. The summer is such an important time.”

More to follow shortly….


Brian Jeeves

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