BREAKING: Tottenham sack INTERIM boss Cristian Stellini after ‘devastating’ Newcastle loss
Cristian Stellini has been sacked as Tottenham supervisor, regardless of solely holding the submit on an interim foundation.
Spurs fell to a 6-1 defeat to Newcastle on Sunday, conceding 5 targets within the opening 21 minutes.
Ryan Mason, who beforehand held the submit of interim supervisor following Jose Mourinho’s sacking in 2021, has once more stepped as much as tackle the submit.
Stellini has solely been within the place for a month, having been assistant to Antonio Conte earlier than his departure in late March. He has been within the dugout for simply 4 video games, overseeing a victory over Brighton marred by VAR controversy, drawing with Everton and shedding to struggling Bournemouth earlier than Sunday’s horrorshow.
The information comes amid fevered hypothesis in regards to the rebuild required at Tottenham, and who would possibly go away this summer season – with even the way forward for chairman Daniel Levy doubtful. Talisman Harry Kane, captain Hugo Lloris and ahead Son Heung-min are all rumoured to be hovering across the exit.
Levy appeared to acknowledge the stress in a candid assertion confirming the information (opens in new tab), describing the efficiency in opposition to Newcastle as “wholly unacceptable” and stressing that “in the end the duty is mine”.
“Sunday’s efficiency in opposition to Newcastle was wholly unacceptable,” Levy stated. “It was devastating to see. We are able to take a look at many the reason why it occurred and while myself, the board, the coaches and gamers should all take collective duty, in the end the duty is mine.
“Cristian will go away his present position alongside together with his teaching workers. Cristian stepped in at a troublesome level in our season and I need to thank him for the skilled method wherein he and his teaching workers have carried out themselves throughout such a difficult time. We want him and his workers nicely.
“Ryan Mason will take over Head Coach duties with instant impact. Ryan is aware of the membership and the gamers nicely. We will replace additional on his teaching workers in the end.
“I met with the Participant Committee right now – the squad is decided to drag collectively to make sure the strongest doable end to the season. We’re all clear we have to ship performances which earn your wonderful help.”