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Huddersfield hires another coach from Dortmund reserve team

HUDDERSFIELD, England (AP) Struggling English Premier League club Huddersfield turned to Borussia Dortmund's reserve team to find another manager, hiring Jan Siewert on Monday to succeed David Wagner.

The 36-year-old Siewert signed a contract to the end of the 2020-21 season a week after Wagner left while the northern English team was in last place.

"Let me start by addressing the obvious," Huddersfield chairman Dean Hoyle said, announcing the appointment. "We enjoyed tremendous success under our previous head coach, David Wagner, and we've subsequently appointed a new head coach that bares many similarities to him; a young, aspirational German from Borussia Dortmund II.

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