Nathan Jones sacked by Stoke City after just nine months

1 November 2019

Nathan Jones
Photo: Getty Images Nathan Jones joined Stoke City from Luton on January 9 2019. Since then his average point per match has been 0,89, while it was at 1,82 at Luton.

Stoke City have parted company with manager Nathan Jones with immediate effect.

The club is yet to find a replacement but promises a new appointment "will be made as swiftly as possible."

Christian Fomsgaard Jensen cfj@offthepitch.com

Stoke City have decided to sack manager Nathan Jones with immediate effect after picking up just eight points in the first 14 games.

Assistant manager Paul Hart and first team coach Joaquin Gomez have also left the bet365 Stadium.

Nathan Jones said: "I would like to thank John and Peter Coates, firstly for the opportunity to manage this Football Club and then for the continued support and patience throughout my time here. I would also like to thank the supporters for their fantastic support. Finally, I wish the Club the very best for the future."

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