Former Newcastle and Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit has agreed to become coach of Holland’s Under-20 team.

Gullit, who has been out of the game since leaving Newcastle three years ago, wass dleighted with his new post.

“Yes, it’s correct I have been asked to become coach of the Under-20s and I have said yes.

“I’m looking forward to working with these great players.

“If you see Ajax and their youngsters, we have a bright future.”