Norwich City have appointed Dean Smith as the club’s new head coach on a two-and-a-half-year deal.
“Norwich City is delighted to confirm the appointment of Dean Smith as the club’s new head coach,” the Premier League club said in a statement.
“Smith has put pen to paper on a two-and-a-half-year contract and will be joined in Norfolk by assistant head coach Craig Shakespeare.”
Dean Smith said: “It has been a whirlwind seven days, but I’m really pleased to be back and working for Norwich City in the Premier League.
“Clearly, there has been some wonderful work that has gone into this football club over last four and a half years. It is now the job of myself and Craig to continue and improve on that work with the ultimate aim of surviving in the Premier League.”
Norwich City Football Club is delighted to announce Dean Smith as our new head coach.#NCFC— Norwich City FC (@NorwichCityFC) November 15, 2021