met with Scottish Football Association on Monday to finalize his role as Scotland's new national team coach. The 45-year-old Levein, who has been
managing Dundee United, wanted greater authority over the development of Scottish soccer. He was the top candidate to replace George Burley
, who was fired in
November. Possible candidates Walter Smith
, the Rangers manager, Gordon Strachan
and Graeme Souness
all ruled themselves out of consideration.
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