Villarreal announce Valverde dismissal
Ernesto Valverde has been sacked as Villarreal coach.
Valverde was axed following yesterday's 2-0 Primera Division defeat at home to Osasuna, the club have announced.
However, the Yellow Submarine, who finished fifth last year, have had a disappointing season and are 10th in the table following Sunday's loss.
"In the hope of confirmation of a new coach, the club thank the coach from Extremadura for his services and wish him the best of luck in his sporting career."