Steve Cottrell appointed the new coach to Nottingham Forest, former European champion who is competing in the second division of English football on Friday.
Cottrell and signed a contract to lead the Forest for three years and a half.
And the transfer site on the Internet for Forrest Cottrell, who was Portsmouth since June 2010 as saying: "I am very happy that a great team .. Football has a long tradition must be adhered to."
He added, "I look forward to working with the players in the training ground."
Forest won the European Cup in 1979 and 1980, but now occupies a position above the relegation zone in the English second division, and recently separated from his manager Steve McClaren, the former England coach after a modest start to the season.