Levante sack supervisor Lopez after poor begin


Oct 3 (Reuters) – Levante coach Paco Lopez has turn out to be the primary LaLiga managerial casualty of the season after the membership introduced on Sunday that he had been sacked following Saturday’s 1-0 defeat at Mallorca.

Levante are third from backside of the desk with 4 factors from eight video games, having not gained within the league this season, and stand two factors behind Granada and the security zone.

The 54-year-old Lopez took over in March 2018 after being promoted from B workforce coach following the dismissal of Juan Ramon Muniz and was then provided the submit.

Lopez led the Granotes to the Copa del Rey semi-finals final season the place they misplaced to Athletic Bilbao after additional time.

Writing by Ken Ferris; Editing by Lincoln Feast.

Soccer Football - La Liga Santander - Real Madrid v Levante - Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano, Madrid, Spain - January 30, 2021 Levante coach Paco Lopez REUTERS/Javier Barbancho