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Laurent Blanc to take France job

May 16, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Laurent Blanc has stood down as Bordeaux boss in order to become the new head coach of the French national side following the World Cup finals.

Blanc earlier told his players of his decision to resign, and will now be confirmed as Raymond Domenech's successor as les Bleus boss when the French Football Federation finalise the terms of the deal.

"I take note of the decision announced today by Laurent Blanc, the day after the last day of the Ligue 1 season, officially declaring ...

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