Stoke City have sacked their manager, Gary Rowett.
The club said in a statement that members of Rowett’s immediate coaching staff have also left the club. bet365 Stadium.
The statement said: “The Club would like to thank Gary and his staff for their efforts over the past eight months.
“A new managerial appointment will be made as swiftly as possible but in the meantime Rory Delap, Kevin Russell and Andy Quy will take charge of first-team affairs.