Jan Siewert replaces David Wagner, who left the club by mutual consent last week with Town rooted to the bottom of the league table.
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A doppelganger for new Huddersfield boss Jan Siewert gained worldwide fame on Sunday and was asked to present the new man the following day.
Manchester City barely got out of second gear as they easily beat bottom club Huddersfield Town to close the gap on leaders Liverpool.
Huddersfield Town said on Monday they had parted company with head coach David Wagner by mutual consent.
Bottom club Huddersfield Town ended their eight-match losing streak in the Premier League with a goalless draw at fellow strugglers Cardiff.
Huddersfield Town suffered a club record eighth straight defeat as they fell to a 2-1 home loss to fellow strugglers Burnley.
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Fulham boosted their Premier League survival hopes after Aleksandar Mitrovic scored a stoppage-time winner to give them a 1-0 win over Huddersfield.
There will be more difficult tests to come but, two games in, the signs are promising for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Old Trafford.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer continued his dream start as Manchester United caretaker manager with a 3-1 Premier League win over Huddersfield.
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