Emenalo sacked at Monaco

Ex-Nigeria international and also a former Chelsea Sporting Director, Mike Emenalo has been sacked by AS Monaco. The boot came just a few days after Monaco coach, Thierry Henry was suspended.

Emenalo who was the club’s Sporting Director after his stint with English Premier League side Chelsea in the same capacity.

Monaco had asked the former coach Henry to step aside on Thursday following a poor of the club under him.

The club has gone ahead to open discussion with former coach Leornado Jardim who left the team before Henry took over.

The decision to ask the Nigerian to leave may not have come as a surprise to followers of the game as Jardim and Emanalo did not enjoy the best of relationship during the first tenure of the coach.