Former Arsenal captain Patrick Vieira appointed new Nice manager after leaving New York City FC

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www.independent.co.uk—Vieira has left his role as head coach role of New York City FC to replace Lucien Favre at the Allianz Riviera

Patrick Vieira named new Nice manager after leaving New York City FC. • Former Arsenal captain succeeds Lucien Favre• Vieira takes first senior managerial post in Europe Patrick Vieira has been appointed as manager of the Ligue 1 side Nice. The former Arsenal captain has left his role as head coach role of New York City FC to replace Lucien Favre at the Allianz Riviera. The Frenchman had been linked with replacing Arsène Wenger at Arsenal following his countryman’s departure, but he now returns to his homeland to take charge of a Nice side that finished eighth...