English Premiership side, Everton has sacked manager, Sam Allardyce, the Premier League club announced on Wednesday.
“However, we have made the decision that, as part of our longer-term plan, we will be appointing a new manager this summer and will be commencing this process immediately.
“On behalf of the Chairman, Board of Directors and Mr Moshiri, I’d like to thank Sam for the job he has done at Everton over the last seven months. Sam was brought in at a challenging time last season to provide us with some stability and we are grateful to him for doing that.“
Allardyce joined Everton in mid-season after the sacking of Ronald Koeman and steered the club from relegation trouble to an eighth-place finish. But this was not enough and the club have got rid of the former England manager.