Aitor Karanka: Nottingham Forest manager leaves Championship club

Aitor Karanka

Aitor Karanka’s contract at the City Ground had been due to run until the summer of 2020

Nottingham Forest have parted company with manager Aitor Karanka after just a year in the job.

The 45-year-old Spaniard was appointed in January 2018 and has left the City Ground with Forest seventh in the Championship table.

His final game in charge was Saturday’s FA Cup defeat by Chelsea, having beaten Leeds the previous week to move within four points of the top six.

A club statement