Former England striker Brian Deane appointed head coach of Norwegian side Sarpsborg

Last Updated: 21/11/12 5:19pm

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Brian Deane: Has been appointed as the head coach of Sarpsborg

Brian Deane: Has been appointed as the head coach of Sarpsborg

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Former England striker Brian Deane has been appointed as the head coach of Norwegian side Sarpsborg.

The 44-year-old, who had been working at Leeds University, will take the reins of the club who were this season promoted to Norway's top flight.

"I am looking forward to putting my stamp on this job," Deane told the club's official website.

Deane won three caps for England and is famous for scoring the first goal in the history of the Premier League.

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