Mexican Clausura championship

Guadalajara fire coach after latest defeat

March 24, 2009
Guadalajara have fired coach Efrain Flores after three successive defeats.

Flores, who had been in charge for 18 months, became the club's eighth coaching casualty since flamboyant businessman Jorge Vergara bought Guadalajara in 2002.

Mexico's most popular club and the only one not to field foreign players said in a statement that the rest of the technical staff would keep their jobs.

The Chivas, who lost 1-0 to UANL Tigres at the weekend, are fifth out of six teams ...

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