Chris Coleman leaves Wales

International Football – UEFA Euro 2016 – Qualifying Round Group B – Wales v Belgium
Sion Richards

Sion Richards

Friday, 17 Nov 2017, 20:58

The Football Association of Wales have announced the departure of Wales manager, Chris Coleman.

The FAW have announced the departure of manager Chris Coleman this evening.

Coleman was appointed manager in January 2012 following difficult circumstances following the death of then manager Gary Speed.

With Wales Coleman secured the side’s place in Euro 2016 – the first time Wales have qualified for an international tournament since 1958 – and successfully guided the side into the semi final of the competition.

The FAW have also announced the departure of coach Kit Symonds.