Inverness Caledonian Thistle have agreed a deal to call Duncan Ferguson as their new supervisor.
The previous Scotland, Rangers and Everton striker will likely be introduced as the brand new boss on the Scottish Championship aspect at 9.30am on Tuesday.
Ferguson is obtainable after being sacked by Forest Inexperienced in July after lower than six months in cost.
The 51-year-old will substitute Billy Dodds, who was sacked by Inverness simply over every week in the past.
Ferguson has not labored in Scotland since he was convicted of assault following an incident throughout Rangers’ 4-0 win over Raith Rovers in April 1994, when he headbutted defender Jock McStay.
Ferguson was already on probation after an incident in a bar in Anstruther whereas with Dundee United and was consequently handed a three-month custodial sentence, in the end spending 44 days in Barlinnie Jail.
The Scottish FA additionally handed Ferguson a 12-match ban, after which he referred to as time on his worldwide profession.
Ferguson joined Everton from Rangers in 1994 – initially on mortgage – earlier than making the deal everlasting and spending 4 years at Goodison Park.
The striker then joined Newcastle earlier than returning to Everton two years later, representing the Toffees for one more six years earlier than retiring in 2006.
Ferguson once more returned to Everton in 2014, this time in a training capability, and went on to work in varied roles – together with interim supervisor – till leaving in 2022.
He was given his first everlasting senior managerial position by Forest Inexperienced in January however they completed backside of League One, with Ferguson profitable simply certainly one of his 18 video games in cost.