Republic of Ireland manager Giovanni Trapattoni has left his post by mutual consent, the Football Association of Ireland confirmed Wednesday.
Giovanni Trapattoni awaits the start of Ireland's World Cup qualifier against Austria in Vienna on Tuesday. The Republic of Ireland manager has left his post by mutual consent, the Football Association of Ireland confirmed Wednesday.
Tuesday's 1-0 loss away to Austria all but extinguished the Republic's hopes of qualifying for next year's World Cup finals in Brazil 2014 and that led the FAI to part company with veteran Italian manager Trapattoni and his assistant, Marco Tardelli.
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