Chairman Steve Gibson has done well to hire one of the most highly rated young managers in the English game, and Monk admitted Gibson played a key role in his decision to move to Teesside. His determination was something that really struck me.
Monk resigned from his position at Elland Road last month, a day after Andrea Radrizzani bought control of the club from Massimo Cellino.
He said: "It's important to make clear it was two separate situations".
The ex-Netherlands global also used to play for Leeds' rivals Manchester United during his playing career - something which has also come up with the Yorkshire clubs' supporters.
"To be honest, it wasn't right for me". "I won't go into the detail of it but there are things that didn't suit me." .
"I then became a manager out of a job and the next process was to find the right challenge at a club which ticked the boxes I needed".
However, the former Swansea boss is delighted to take charge at the Riverside Stadium and believes the foundations are in place for a promotion push despite a disappointing season in the top flight previous year.
The club are believed to be edging closer to an agreement with Leeds United over left-back Charlie Taylor. They are looking to Monk to take them back to the promised land.
The 23-year-old is a free agent this summer but the Baggies don't want to risk the uncertainty of a tribunal bill, and have been negotiating a compensation fee with the Championship club.
Kalanick was well aware of Alexander's behavior according to Recode , and chose to do nothing until reports appeared in the press. Uber confirmed to the BBC that Alexander no longer worked at the firm - but offered no further comment.
Despite Epicharis' scratch, there will still be separate, non-comingled wagering on the Belmont in Japan. "A big tsunami maybe". The New York Racing Association said the exam revealed continued inflammation in the Japanese colt's right front hoof.
But jurors still heard plenty from him as prosecutors read them excerpts from his 2005 police statement and civil deposition. Steele recounted how both Constand and Cosby had referred to pills the entertainer had offered to Constand as her "friends".
Tehran police said the vehicle the attackers used on Wednesday was discovered on Saturday in the city centre. The parliament hosted a funeral ceremony for the victims in Tehran on Friday attended by the top brass.
Fraser sounds slightly bittersweet when he talks about the new movie though he supported the new project. "... The Mummy is a Tom Cruise film. "It's a constant back and forth, a constant partnership", Kurtzman said.
Before The Storm's trailer wasn't very long but showed Chloe and how life is treating her after best friend Max moved away. It'll be a three-episode series, and it appears to star characters from the first game, including Rachel Amber.
This time around, Jacee began making her case for being at the delivery as soon as she learned her mother was pregnant again. The post by Nikki Smith has been shared more than 169,000 times and liked more than 189,000 times.
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Korea leader warns North after latest missile launch
House Foreign Affairs Committee, called for a "quick and thorough review" that addresses environmental concerns in South Korea. North Korea is said to possess such missiles with a roughly 100km range for use against targets including aircraft carriers.
Jury hears Bill Cosby's apology for 2004 sexual encounter
But he said in the deposition that he did not intend to get the foundation involved in the proposed payments to Andrea Constand. An analysis of the pills conducted by National Medical Services in August 2015 determined the pink pills to be Benadryl.
London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck
Media in Italy claim Zaghba was stopped by the authorities in Bologna a year ago when he was en route to Syria. London police have said 12 other people from Barking held since the attack have been freed.
Woman says she rejected advances by actor Cosby
Lili Bernard, a former Cosby Show actress who has also accused Cosby of sexual assault, showed up in court in support of Constand. I said Andrea will need therapy, I'm sure she will need therapy from this. "He was sorry for what he did", Constand insisted.
Google: New Promos Can Hurt Apple Music, Netflix
New users in India get a free trial subscription for two months, after which users are charged with Rs 89 per month. Google Play Music service is now offering the first four months free for new subscribers , according to reports.