Alan Pardew has landed his newest job as technical director at Bulgarian facet CSKA Sofia.
The 59-year-old had been out of labor since April after leaving Dutch outfit ADO Den Haag by mutual consent following the cancellation of the Eredivisie season.
Pardew was unveiled on Monday on the membership who haven’t gained the Bulgarian title since 2008.
“Military males, English soccer specialist Alan Pardew will henceforth be a part of the massive purple household of the Military,” learn a press release on the membership’s web site on Monday.
“He’ll take the place of technical director and can assist along with his huge expertise and contacts within the general growth of the membership and attracting gamers to the consultant staff.
“The 59-year-old Briton has already signed his contract and began working instantly. Welcome to the Military, Mr Alan Pardew!”
Pardew has not labored in English soccer since his disastrous spell in command of West Brom that lasted simply 21 video games and yielded three wins.
His managerial profession began at Studying in 1999 and he acquired them promoted to the second tier of English soccer in 2002.
From there he moved to West Ham, the place highlights included reaching the 2006 FA Cup last, earlier than having spells at Charlton and Southampton.
Pardew then joined Newcastle and was famously handed an eight-year contract in 2012, which might have solely expired final summer season, however was sacked two years later.
He was then appointed by Crystal Palace in 2015 however was gone lower than two years later having taken them to the FA Cup last within the 2015/16 season.