West Brom sack Tony Pulis after humiliating Chelsea defeat

West Brom sack Tony Pulis after humiliating Chelsea defeat

- West Brom have terminated the appointment of head coach Tony Pulis following horrific home defeat to Chelsea

- The Baggies have been in a poor run of form winning only two games so far this season

- Assistant Head Coach Gary Megson has agreed to take charge of first-team affairs until further notice

Premier League side West Bromwich Albion have terminated the contract of their head coach Tony Pulis following the humiliating 4 - 0 defeat at home to Chelsea on Saturday, November 18.

The Baggies have won just two games from the twelfth game played so far this season, losing six and drawing four.

West Brom sack Tony Pulis after humiliating Chelsea defeat

West Brom sack Tony Pulis after humiliating Chelsea defeat

The club confirmed the sack of veteran manager Tony Pulis via a post on their website and also a tweet on their verified Twitter page.

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Chairman John Williams while reacting to the sack of Pulis said: "These decisions are never taken lightly but always in the interests of the Club.

"We are in a results business and over the back end of last season and this season to date, ours have been very disappointing.

He added:"We would like to place on record our appreciation of Tony's contribution and hard work during a period of transition for the Club which included a change of ownership. We wish him well in his future endeavours."

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Assistant Head Coach Gary Megson has agreed to take charge of first-team affairs until further notice.

NAIJ.com reported earlier that reigning Premier League champions Chelsea on Saturday afternoon, November 18, continued with their impressive performance this term by beating West Brom 4-0.

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Source: Sports.naija.ng

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