St Etienne have appointed Leicester boss Claude Puel and former Southampton as their new supervisor.
The Frenchman was sacked contributes to management at Ligue 1, also by the Foxes in February for the first time since he abandoned Nice in 2016.
St Etienne frozen their supervisor ahead of the conclusion of the contract on Friday afternoon.
And, in 30 minutes, St Etienne called Puel as his replacement till 2022.
His first game is going to be a derby from Lyon on Sunday, a club Puel coached between 2011 and 2008.
Jacky Bonnevay will assists him and will take over the side that sit second base of the table.