Sheffield Wednesday has confirmed the departure of its manager Tony Pulis after only 10 responsible games

Pulis joined us on Wednesday in November, but had to wait until 19 Wait December to book his first win A statement on Monday evening confirmed that the 62-year-old has left his post with immediate effect

“The performances and results have not been at expected levels since Tony Pulis was appointed. There are other issues that influenced this decision,” said Chairman Dejphon Chansiri

“On the field, seven points out of a possible 30 are unacceptable. It’s important that we maintain our championship status and I think I need to make a change now with more than half the season left to give us the best chance we can to give ”

Neil Thompson, the first-team coach, will take over for Tuesday’s game against Middlesbrough and through Wednesday’s final appointment is currently second from the bottom of the championship

Tony Pulis, Sheffield Wednesday

World News – UK – Tony Pulis was fired from Sheffield on Wednesday after 10 responsible games