Date: 24th October 2006 at 6:34pm
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The board of Leeds United have confirmed that Dennis Wise and Gus Poyet have joined the club nd have officially left Swindon Town Football Club.

Statement From Leeds United FC

The board of Leeds United would like to confirm the appointments of manager Dennis Wise, assistant manager Gus Poyet, and goalkeeping coach Andrew Beasley at Elland Road.

A compensation package has been agreed between the two clubs and Swindon Town have placed on record their thanks Leeds United for the professional manner they have made their approaches.

Dennis will take over as manager of the club from Wednesday October 25 and will be assisted by Gus. Andrew joins us as goalkeeping coach with immediate effect.

Us at Vital Swindon Town would like to offer our thanks to Dennis and Gus despite them being at Swindon Town for only a few months they have truly left their mark and wish them well at Leeds. We shall see you next season at the County Ground :).