Hiroshi Jofuku has resigned as supervisor of Sanfrecce Hiroshima, efficient instantly, and will probably be changed on an interim foundation by head coach Kentaro Sawada, the J. League first-division membership stated Tuesday.
The 60-year-old Jofuku helped Sanfrecce end second within the league in his first yr on the helm in 2018. He leaves the membership with an general report of 56 wins, 37 attracts and 42 losses from 135 matches. Sanfrecce is at present in tenth place with 11 wins, 12 attracts and 10 losses.
The three-time J1 champion completed sixth within the 18-team competitors in 2019 and eighth in 2020.
“I’m grateful to the gamers who’ve caught collectively and labored as a cohesive unit, to the employees and to all of the followers and their heat assist,” Jofuku stated in an announcement.
Sawada, 51, will act as interim supervisor for the ultimate 5 video games of the season.
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