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Hiddink to retire


Hiddink to retire


Dutch coach Guus Hiddink is to retire at the end of this season following an illustrious managing career that has spanned almost 31 years.

The 66-year-old former Real Madrid and Chelsea boss is currently at the helm of Russian topflight club Anzhi, who are second in the league after 17 games and seriously eyeing a spot in the Champions League next term.

During his globetrotting career Hiddink has guided both his native Netherlands and South Korea to the World Cup semi-finals, steered Russia to a European Championships semi-final and won the European Cup – now the Champions League – with Dutch club PSV Eindhoven.

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