Roberto Manidifata: Alexey Danichev / RIA Novosti
The St. Petersburg “Zenith” have reached an agreement on early termination of the contract with head coach Roberto Mancini. This was reported on the website of the club.
The contract with the Italian terminated by mutual consent of the parties without the payment of reciprocal compensation.
May 12 edition of Football Italia reported that Mancini will leave “Zenith” for the sake of work with the Italian team. According to the information portal, the specialist refused to put him under contract with the Petersburg club 13 million euros.
Mancini has headed “Zenith” on 1 June 2017. With the arrival of the coach of the St. Petersburg club was marked by active work in the transfer market, buying players worth over 80 million euros. In the current season of the Russian football Premier League “Zenith” has lost chances of hit in League of Champions.
Mancini also worked in Serie A clubs Lazio and FC Internazionale Milano in the English “Manchester city” and the Turkish “Galatasaray”.
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