Nottingham Forest SACK Chris Hughton after 2-0 defeat by Middlesbrough to make him first manager axed this season


CHRIS HUGHTON has been sacked by Nottingham Forest after their disastrous begin to the Championship.

The 62-year-old was tasked with principal a promotion worth on the City Ground after stabilising the membership from his arrival final October.

Chris Hughton has been sacked by Nottingham ForestCredit: Getty
The defeat to Middlesbrough left Forest bottom of the Championship
The defeat to Middlesbrough left Forest backside of the ChampionshipCredit: PA

But final evening’s 2-0 dwelling defeat by Middlesbrough has left the Reds backside of the league and with solely a stage from their opening seven matches.

Now Forest have launched that they’ve axed Hughton because of the ex-Newcastle and Brighton boss turns into the first managerial casualty all through the Premier League or EFL this season.

A press launch talked about: “Nottingham Forest can affirm that Chris Hughton has been relieved of his duties as first crew manager. 

“The membership would love to place on report its appreciation for Chris’s efforts.

“Chris joined the membership in a tough interval for everybody in soccer and world huge and we thank him for the easiest way by which he has carried out himself all by his tenure.

“Steven Reid will take temporary charge of the first team as interim head coach.” 


It added: “The seek for the everlasting successor has begun and the membership will change supporters finally.

“The club would like to wish Chris all the best in his future career.”

Hughton modified Sabri Lamouchi final season after Forest misplaced their first 4 Championship video video video games.


LAST ten seasons, from begin of season

2012-13 Andy Thorn (Coventry)

2013-14 Greg Abbott (Carlisle)

2014-15 Mark Robins (Huddersfield)

2015-16 Dave Robertson (Peterborough)

2016-17 Andy Hessenthaler (Leyton Orient)

2017-18 Justin Edinburgh (Northampton)

2018-19 Gary Bowyer (Blackpool)

2019-20 Sol Campbell (Macclesfield)

2020-21 Sabri Lamouchi (Nottm Forest)

2021-22 Chris Hughton (Nottm Forest)

He went on to data them to security nonetheless stress began mounting as they drew a transparent from their opening 4 matches this time interval.

A draw at rivals Derby prior to the worldwide break outfitted some non everlasting respite nonetheless subsequent dwelling defeats by Cardiff and Boro have price him his job.

Hughton departs with a report of 14 wins from his 53 matches in worth.

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