Struggling Burnley have sacked supervisor Sean Dyche with eight video games left of their season within the Premier League.
The relegation threatened membership confirmed Dyche’s sack of their official web site on Friday.
The Clarets, who’ve misplaced 5 of their final six video games, are 18th and 4 factors from security within the league desk.
Dyche was the Premier League’s longest serving supervisor, having taken over at Burnley in October 2012.
The membership’s chairman Alan Pace stated it was “an incredibly difficult decision” to half firm with the 50-year-old, however “we feel a change is needed”.
Dyche’s final recreation in command of Burnley noticed them lose 2-0 to Norwich City, who’re backside of the Premier League.
Assistant supervisor Ian Woan, first-team coach Steve Stone and goalkeeping coach Billy Mercer have additionally left the membership.
“Firstly, we would like to place on record our sincere thanks to Sean and his staff for their achievements at the club over the last decade,” stated Pace.
“During his time at Turf Moor, Sean has been a credit score each on and off the pitch, revered by gamers, workers, supporters, and the broader soccer group.
“However, outcomes this season have been disappointing and, whereas this was an extremely tough determination, with eight essential video games of the marketing campaign remaining, we really feel a change is required to offer the squad the very best probability of retaining its Premier League standing.
“Under-23s coach Mike Jackson, assisted by academy director Paul Jenkins, Under-23s goalkeeping coach Connor King and club captain Ben Mee have been asked to take charge of the team for Sunday’s game with West Ham United.
“The process of replacing Sean has begun and further announcements will be made to supporters in due course.”
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