…Southampton confirmed the sack in a statement
Southampton has sacked coach Ralph Hasenhutti following an unimpressive performance.
With the development, the Super Eagles midfielder, Joe Aribo will now work under new coach in the club.
Hasenhuttl has spent the last three seasons at St Mary’s.
The club confirmed Hasenhuttl’s departure via a statement on their official website.
“Southampton Football Club can confirm it has parted company with Men’s First Team Manager Ralph Hasenhüttl. First Team Assistant Coach Richard Kitzbichler has also today left the club,” reads the statement.
First-team coach, Ruben Selles will now take charge of the team on an interim basis pending the appointment of a substantive manager.
Aribo, who only linked up with the club from Rangers last summer scored twice in 14 Premier League games under the Austrian.
The club currently occupies 18th position on the table with three wins, three draws and eight defeats from 14 league games.