Struggling Granada part ways with Moreno after nine-game winless run

By Sports Desk March 05, 2022

Struggling Granada have axed head coach Robert Moreno following a run of nine games without a win in LaLiga, with Ruben Torrecilla to take over.

Granada have spent most of the decade in the top flight, besides for two years in the Segunda Division from 2017 to 2019, and are in threat of relegation.

The club confirmed Moreno's departure following their 3-1 defeat away to midtable Valencia on Saturday.

Granada are currently 17th in LaLiga, three points above 18th-placed Alaves in the drop zone having collected one point from their past seven league games.

Moreno, who previously coached Monaco and Spain on an interim basis, had been in charge at Nuevo Los Carmenes since 2021.

Recreativo Granada's Ruben Torrecilla will take over as interim head coach until the end of the season.

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