Tottenham Hotspur has confirmed the sacking of Nuno Espirito Santo from the club after just five months of being appointed as the head coach.
Spurs confirmed the news on its official website on Monday, November 1st, 2021. The club confirmed that a further update will be announced on who takes over from the Portuguese.
Nuno joined the London side in May 2021 after leaving his position as manager of Wolves after the end of the 2020/21 season.
The club can today announce that Nuno Espirito Santo and his coaching staff Ian Cathro, Rui Barbosa and Antonio Dias have been relieved of their duties. A further coaching update will follow in due course.
The club decided to sack Nuno after a meeting was held on Sunday, October 31st, 2021 to discuss the current on-field crisis that is affecting the club.
Tottenham are currently eighth in the Premier League table, 6 points behind fourth-place West Ham United. The start of the season by Spurs is the team's worse start in 13 years.
Spurs host Vitesse Arnhem in the Europa Conference League on Thursday before travelling to play Everton in the Premier League on Sunday.