The first experience of Brazilian coach Sylvinho lasted four months. The former left-back was dismissed on Monday (7) by Lyon.
In May this year he left the post of assistant of Tite in the brazilian team to take over the team French Sylvinho had his contract terminated after the 1-0 defeat at the classic with Saint-Etienne last Sunday (6).
With three titles of Spanish champion and two of the Champions League fur Barcelona (ESP) As a player, the Brazilian also played for Arsenal and Manchester City in England. He started his career as an assistant to Vagner Mancini at Cruzeiro in 2011 and joined Sport the following year.
Sylvinho was called in to direct the Lyon project, where the soccer director is Juninho Pernambucano. But he failed to make the team, named as a possible French title contender, surrender.
The move also puts pressure on Juninho, responsible for convincing President Jean-Michel Aulas to bet on an inexperienced Brazilian coach.
After nine rounds, Lyon are 14th on the table with nine points and only two wins. There are seven matches with no positive result in the national league.
The best result under Sylvinho was on the 2nd, when he beat RB Leipzig away from home in the Champions League. After two rounds, the team is 2nd in Group G with four points.
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