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Hodgson confirmed as new England manager

Roy Hodgson has been confirmed as England's new manager.

In a statement, the FA said: "The Football Association is delighted to announce the appointment of Roy Hodgson as England Manager.

"Joining from West Bromwich Albion, Hodgson has agreed a four year deal to become the full-time Manager of the Three Lions. 

"The new Manager will take charge of England at Wembley for the first time, when the Three Lions take on Belgium on Saturday 2 June at Wembley Stadium (kick-off 5.15pm)."

Hodgson will remain in charge for West Brom's final two Premier League games against Bolton and Arsenal.

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