Derby County have confirmed the appointment Steve McClaren as manager on a contract which will run until the end of the 2017-18 season.
Steve McClaren is set for a shock return as Derby boss, Press Association Sport reports.
Aston Villa are set to name Steve Bruce as their new manager on Wednesday, according to multiple reports.
Chamakh was a free agent after leaving Crystal Palace, where he had previously worked with new Cardiff boss Neil Warnock.
Leeds manager Garry Monk is to serve an immediate one-match touchline ban and has been fined £2,000 after admitting an FA misconduct charge.
Garde, 50, spent less than five months in the Villa hotseat after taking over from Tim Sherwood in early November.