Wolverhampton Wanderers have sacked manager Walter Zenga after less than three months in charge.
Wolves have lost four of their last five games, drawing the other, leaving them 18th in the Championship. First team coach Rob Edwards has been put in temporary charge.
In a statement the club said: “Wolves have announced that Walter Zenga’s contract has been terminated with immediate effect.
“Stefano Cusin, assistant head coach has also left the club. Wolves will be conducting a thorough process to recruit a new Head Coach and won’t be revealing any timescales associated with this important task.
“Rob Edwards, first team coach, has been placed in interim charge of the first team, supported by U23s Coach, Scott Sellars.
“The club would like to extend their thanks and best wishes to Walter and Stefano for their contribution to Wolves during the season so far. Wolves will be making no further comment at this stage.