Leeds United have confirmed the sacking of manager Brian McDermott on the club’s twitter page.
The 53-year old has been relieved of his managerial duties following a board meeting earlier tonight. The club is to release a club statement in the upcoming hours.
More to follow.
BREAKING NEWS: Brian McDermott and Leeds United have parted company by mutual consent. Official statement to follow shortly #lufc
— Leeds United FC (@LUFC) May 30, 2014