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Forest have wasted no time at all in making the appointment, announcing his arrival as the replacement for Sabri Lamouchi just half an hour after confirming the Frenchman’s departure. Sam Allardyce interested in vacant Watford job. #nffc #dcfcfans . MX23RW : Saturday, October 17 16:39:14| >> :60:56:56: The manager was sacked by the Championship club on Tuesday. Transfer deadline day is almost here again and we'll have all the latest news and rumours in the build-up as the Reds continue the dramatic rebuild of their squad before Friday's 5pm cut off point. "Hughton joins the club with a wealth of managerial experience, leading both Newcastle United and Brighton to promotion from the Championship and going on to establish both teams in the Premier League. The former Newcastle United and Brighton and Hove Albion boss led the Magpies to the Championship title in 2010 and gained promotion to the Premier League again with the Seagulls in 2017. A class, class act for us. 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