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Hebei China Fortune sacks head coach Chris Coleman

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Chinese China Fortune sacked their on Wednesday. held the helm of the club for 11 months.

took to the Euro 2016 semi-finals and he succeeded as the in June 2018. But, Coleman has been sacked as the team suffered a poor start in the competition in 2019.

"After negotiation between the two sides, will no longer serve as the of the Hebei China Fortune," the club said in an official statement.

"We sincerely thank Coleman for his hard work and contribution and wish him all the best in future work and life," the statement added.

Hebei China fortune just claimed a single victory in the (CSL) games this year, leaving the team second from bottom in the 16-team league.

The team has lost each of their past three games and supporters were seen holding up banners reading, "Hello Mr. Coleman, please go home! You're fired."

It is being speculated that the team decided to let the go after suffering these many losses.

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First Published: Wed, May 15 2019. 15:37 IST