Shevchenko dismissed by Genoa

The Genoese club announced the dismissal of the Ukrainian coach, in office since November 2021

Konko, interim coach of Genoa, penultimate in Serie A, before the arrival of Bruno Labbadia as the final replacement

Andrey Shevchenko

Andrey Shevchenko

Genoa dismissed Andrei Shevchenko as coach this Saturday. This was reported by the Genoese team. Although his team only lost in extra time against Milan (3-1, Leao scored in the 102nd minute and Saelemaekers in the 112th minute) in the Coppa Italia round of 16 on Thursday, it was not enough for Shevchenko to continue. As a player, Sheva is one of Milan’s legends, whose shirt he defended between 1999 and 2006, in the first stage, and on loan in 2008-09.

Abdoulay Konko takes charge of Genoa as interim coach, in collaboration with Roberto Murgita, pending the Italian-German Bruno Labbadia, who will replace Shevchenko permanently. Genoa is penultimate in Serie A, 5 points from safety.

Shevchenko has been in charge of Genoa since November 7, when the American group 777 Partners bought the club. The Ukrainian coach replaced Davide Ballardini.

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