Leeds United fans react on Twitter to Cellino firing Brescia boss after two months

Massimo Cellino, owner of Leeds United looks on during The Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Bolton Wanderers and Leeds United at Macron Stadium on January 30, 2016 in Bolton,...

Former Leeds owner continues to live up to his reputation.

Leeds owner Massimo Cellino watches on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Middlesbrough at Elland Road on August 16, 2014 in Leeds, England.

Brescia fans cannot say they were not warned.

Former Leeds United owner Massimo Cellino took over the club in August, an has now fired his first manager.

SkySport Italia report that Cellino has decided to fire coach Roberto Boscaglia, with the club sitting in 16th place in Serie B.

Leeds United fans have experience of this, seeing Cellino sack six managers during his ownership stint at the club between 2014 and 2017.

Massimo Cellino, owner of Leeds United looks on during The Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Bolton Wanderers and Leeds United at Macron Stadium on January 30, 2016 in Bolton,...

He famously referred to managers as 'watermelons', telling BBC Sport: "Coaches are like watermelons, you only know [how good it is] when you open it.

"Sometimes I haven't fired a coach because I wanted to protect my choice. That is the more dangerous thing. You must protect the club, not your ego."

Brescia Calcio coach Roberto Boscaglia looks on before the Serie B between Brescia Calcio and US Citta di Palermo at Stadio Mario Rigamonti on September 2, 2017 in Brescia, Italy.

Boscaglia was always on a hiding to nothing at Brescia, as he was there when Cellino took over, rather than being one of his appointments.

Cellino is famously indecisive, and his constant managerial changes meant Leeds appeared an unstable club under his ownership

Supporters are not surprised at his latest decision, nor do they miss him at Leeds. Some have warned Brescia that Dave Hockaday is next up...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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