Paris - Rudi Garcia was named as the new coach of French
giants Marseille on Thursday, just three days after US tycoon Frank McCourt
completed his purchase of the club, RTL radio reported.
Garcia, 52, is set to replace Franck Passi, and will
reportedly be in the dugout for Sunday's showdown with bitter rivals Paris
Saint-Germain at the Parc des Princes.
Also read: Garcia sacked by Roma
The Frenchman guided Lille to a league and French Cup double
in 2011 and was last in charge of Roma before he was sacked in January.For
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