David Moore emerges as new West Brom coach

David Moore emerges as new West Brom coach

- Relegated West Brom have appointed Darren Moore as their new manager

- The 44-year-old was caretaker coach after taking over from Alan Pardew

- The Baggies will play Championship football next season after they got relegated

Caretaker coach and former Baggies defender David Moore has been named as relegated West Brom's new manager.

The 44-year-old led the Baggies to an unbeaten run in April as caretaker manager with three wins and two draws.

However he was unable to prevent the Hawthorns from relegation after ending the season with just 31 points.

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Chief executive Mark Jenkins said Moore "embodies the spirit of the club and the spirit of what we are striving to achieve in this new chapter ahead".

Moore played for West Brom from 2001 until 2006 and he twice helped them gain promotion into the Premier League.

The Baggies recorded famous victories over Manchester United at Old Trafford then came back from two-goals down to draw Liverpool.

After adding another win against Newcastle Moore was named Premier League Coach of the Month of April.

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Before his side were relegated Moore's men recorded an emphatic 1-0 win against Totteham Hotspurs but were confirmed relegated when Southampton beat Swansea 1-0.

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had also reported how Stoke City got relegated from the Premier League after suffering a 2-1 defeat to Crystal Palace.

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Source: Legit.ng

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