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Former Essendon coach Matthew Knights will join AFL premiers Geelong next year as coach of their VFL team.

Knights coached the Bombers for three seasons, guiding them to a finals appearance in 2009 before being sacked a year later.

Cats senior coach Chris Scott said Knights was a fine mentor for younger players.

Advertisement: Story continues below "Matthew has done an exceptional job in his coaching career in working and developing young players, and we are fortunate that he can bring that experienceand expertise to Geelong," Scott said on Friday.