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George Leekens appointed as new manager of Hungary

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George Leekens has taken over the Hungary national team.

Former Belgium and Algeria coach George Leekens was appointed Hungary manager on Monday.

The Hungarian Football Federation gave Leekens a two-year contract to the end of qualifying for the 2020 European Championship, with the option of a six-month extension if the team qualify.

The federation said Leekens will assume his post after Hungary's two friendlies in November, when the team will be led by interim coach Zoltan Szelesi. Former coach Bernd Storck left the job two weeks ago.

"I can't guarantee successes but I can guarantee hard work," Leekens said during his presentation by federation president Sandor Csanyi. "I have a hard task ahead of me but I like challenges. I am here so we can qualify for the European Championship."

Hungary reached the European Championship last year for the first time since 1972, and last qualified for the World Cup in 1986.

Leekens, a 68-year-old former Bruge defender, had two stints leading Belgium. He resigned as Algeria coach in January after the team's early exit from the African Nations Cup.

"Leekens is a guarantee that professional work will ensue at the top national team as well as the under-21 team, which will also belong to the new coach,'' Csanyi said.

Football is a top priority for Prime Minister Viktor Orban, founder of the Ferenc Puskas Football Academy.

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