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Paatelainen appointed Kilmarnock boss

June 23, 2010
Mixu Paatelainen has been confirmed as the new manager of Kilmarnock.

Paatelainen, 43, met the media at Rugby Park on Wednesday afternoon where he was announced as successor to Jimmy Calderwood, who left at the end of the season.

Paatelainen has been out of football since leaving Hibernian in May 2009.

The Finn will have to work under the same budget cuts which led to Calderwood's refusal to return following a short spell as boss at the end of last season.

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