RB Leipzig have mutually parted firm with head coach Jesse Marsch after 5 months in cost.
American Marsch, 48, changed Bayern Munich-bound Julian Nagelsmann in the summertime on a two-year contract however leaves Leipzig eleventh within the Bundesliga.
Defeat to Union Berlin on Friday was the membership’s third consecutive league defeat, with Marsch, beforehand in cost at Leipzig’s sister membership Crimson Bull Salzburg, overseeing 21 video games in his quick tenure.
Assistant coach Achim Beierlorzer will take cost of the group forward of the house recreation in opposition to Manchester Metropolis within the Champions League on Tuesday, with the German aspect already knocked out of the European cup competitors.
Leipzig say an announcement on Marsch’s successor might be introduced within the “close to future”.
“I’m very grateful to be a part of the Crimson Bull household and to have been given this chance,” Marsch mentioned in a membership assertion.
“Up till the very finish, I remained hopeful that after a troubled begin to the season and inconsistent performances, we’d discover extra cohesion and stability as a gaggle and switch our fortunes round.
“Sadly, we did not handle to try this – after a dialogue with Oliver Mintzlaff, we got here to the joint determination to make a change within the teaching place.”
Mintzlaff added: “Sadly, the event we have been hoping for and the outcomes wanted to realize our targets for the season haven’t been achieved.”