Serbian coach Zlatko Krmpotic is no longer part of Absa Premiership club Polokwane City.
Krmpotic’s five straight losses has promoted the Limpopo club to show the 61-year-old the exit door. The Serbian arrived at the eve of the new season to replace Jozef Vukušič who left for greener pastures after taking the club to a historic fourth-place finish.
Krmpotic's full numbers at City:
- Played: 14
- Won: Five
- Lost: Seven
- Drew: Two.
The club known as Rise and Shine announced the news to Soccer Laduma via a sent statement.
“It is with regret that we announce the departure of Zlatko Krmpotic as the Head Coach of Polokwane City Football Club.
“Despite the best efforts of the Club, the Head Coach and all Parties involved with the Club, recent results on the field of play, have, unfortunately, not gone in our favour.
“This has prompted the Club and the Head Coach to reconsider the position of Zlatko as the Head Coach of the Club.
“In the circumstances, pursuant to a meeting between the Club Chairman, Mr. Johnny Mogaladi and the Head Coach it was agreed, in the best interests of the Club, that the Club and Head Coach part ways in an amicable manner.
“Accordingly, the Parties have signed a mutual termination of their Contract of Employment with immediate effect. As of this morning, Zlatko has been relieved of his duties and is no longer the Head Coach of Polokwane City FC,” concluded the brief.