Santos fires Cocca

Santos manager Diego Cocca has been 2 defeat to Jaguares on Friday.

Cocca had been in charge of the team since February, but Santos has claimed only two points from its last five games in the league after opening the campaign with successive wins.

The club sits in 14th place in the 18-team Mexican Apertura at the moment.

"After much analysis we have decided to remove (Cocca) and look for another sporting leader who can steer us to the level of excellence the club demands," Santos president Alejandro Irarragorri told reporters.