Juventus sacked its coach, Maurizio Sarri, on Saturday, a day after he failed to cross Lyon, France, in the 16th round of the Champions League.
The Italian champion announced the dismissal of his Italian coach, Maurizio Sarri, despite winning the Italian League title “for the Bianconeri” this season.
“Juventus announces the dismissal of Maurizio Sarri from his position as coach of the first team. The club would like to thank the coach for writing a new page in the history of Juventus by winning the league championship for the ninth consecutive time, in the culmination of a personal journey that led him to Climb all the degrees of Italian football. ”
Juve’s decision to dismiss Sarri came one season after his appointment, due to the team’s poor results and poor performance in the most important tournament, the Champions League.
Sarri led Juventus to the league title this season, but suffered 7 losses during the tournament, also lost the Coppa Italia final from Napoli, and was knocked out in the Champions League round of 16 against Lyon.