MOSCOW, May 13. /TASS/. Russia’s Zenit Saint Petersburg FC has announced early termination of the contract with its head coach Roberto Mancini, the club’s press service said in a statement on Sunday.
"The contract will be terminated by mutual consent without any compensation payable. Mr Mancini's contract will end with Zenit on Monday 14 May 2018," the statement said.
Mancini is expected to take over with Italy after he negotiated the issue with the Italian Football Federation. Media said earlier that the contract with the Federation might be signed on May 15-16.
Roberto Mancini joined Zenit on June 1, 2017 and has overseen 44 official matches, including 21 victories, 13 draws and 10 defeats.