Jol turns back on Ajax

MARTIN Jol is set to be named as Fulham’s new manager later this week after the club opened talks with Ajax on Sunday night.

The 52-year-old will meet again with the London club later this week to finalise a deal, after the former Tottenham manager has already held preliminary talks.

It had been felt Fulham could not compete with Jol’s �2m wages at Ajax, but Fulham owner Mohamed Al Fayed has made an offer the 54-year-old former Tottenham boss could not resist, including supplying the finance to compete for new players.

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