Gianfranco Zola has resigned as Birmingham manager
Zola had overseen a run of just two wins in 24 games.
The former Chelsea playmaker joined Birmingham City midway through the season with a remit of getting their promotion campaign back on track.
But today’s 2-0 loss at Burton Albion sees the Blues drop to within three points of the relegation zone.
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Zola replaced Gary Rowett back in December as Birmingham lost ground on the race for the Championship playoffs.
But the ex-Watford and West Ham boss couldn’t get City back on track.
Zola resigned after the 2-0 loss to Burton Albion today
Zola won just two games in charge of Birmingham
Zola will speak to the media later.
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Birmingham were seventh in the Championship when Zola took over but he leaves them 20th in the division.
The Italian took 11 games to earn his first win at St Andrews — a 1-0 result over Fulham.
Birmingham beat local rivals Wolves 2-1 at Molineux in February but have picked up just four point sin nine games since.