Premier League: Southampton sack Hasenhuttl
Southampton club announced, on Monday, the dismissal of its manager, Ralph Hasenhuttl, He was in office for four years.
The player known as the “Club of the Alps” arrived at Southampton in December 2018 and is leaving with the team in relegation.third from last in the Premier League, after being crushed this weekend at home to Newcastle United (1-4).
“Hasenhüttl left having made a major contribution to the club, achieved some memorable results and played a vital role in the development of the club, its identity and squad. “But we now believe the time is right for a change,” Southampton said in a statement.
“Everyone at the club would like to express their gratitude to Ralph for his efforts and the commitment he has shown during his time as coach,” the club added.
After Hasenhüttl’s departure, Spaniard Robin Sils will take charge of the team on a temporary basis, including Wednesday’s League Cup match.Until Southampton finds a permanent manager.