Paolo di Canio was sacked as manager of English Premier League basement club Sunderland on Sunday after just seven months in charge of the north-east side.
Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio (L) reacts during the English Premier League football match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England, on September 21, 2013. West Bromwich Albion won 3-0.
Sunderland announced they had parted company with the fiery Italian a day after Saturday's 3-0 defeat at West Bromwich Albion left them bottom of the table with just one point from their opening five league games.
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