Gilson Kleina is no longer the coach of Chapecoense . The professional was fired on Tuesday night, minutes after the Santa Catarina team’s defeat by Londrina , 3-0, by Série B of the Brazilian Championship . In addition to the coach, Alarcon Pacheco, football director, also leaves the club, as do assistants Fabiano Xhá and Juninho.
Chape’s board met the press after the game and communicated the decision. According to president Nei Maidana, a meeting will be held this Wednesday to assess the moment and look for names that can take over the team following the national competition.
Chapecoense occupies the 15th place in the Serie B table, with 18 points, just two points away from CSA, the first in the relegation zone.
THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WEST VERDÃO
The Chapecoense Football Association officially announces the dismissal of coach Gilson Kleina. The decision was taken on Tuesday night (05), in common agreement between the parties.
For the work provided and Gilson Kleina’s dedication in his second spell at Chapecoense – in which he led the team in 16 games – the club thanks the professional and wishes him success in future projects.