Milan: AC Milan have announced the sacking of coach Sinisa Mihajlovic, replacing the Serbian with youth team boss Cristian Brocchi until the end of the season.
A statement from the struggling Serie A giants yesterday read: "Sinisa Mihajlovic has been relieved of his role as AC Milan coach.
"The club would like to thank Mihajlovic for the dedication and hard work carried out this season. Cristian Brocchi will now be in charge of the first team until the end of the season.
"AC Milan would like to welcome Brocchi and wish him all the best."
Mihajlovic said: "This year at Milan I've felt removed, not because of the pressure from what's been written. I've tried everything. Like every other coach in the world, I'm judged on the work done and results obtained."