New York Red Bulls Fire Head Coach Mike Petke

The New York Red Bulls have confirmed that they've parted ways with head coach Mike Petke, per the team's official website.

Assistant Robin Fraser has also been removed from the technical staff page of the club's site. 

Dave Martinez of Empire of Soccer claims that the Red Bulls are lining up Jesse Marsch as the new coach. Marsch's last job was with the Montreal Impact in the club's first season in MLS.

The always reliable Taylor Twellman has since confirmed Martinez's report:


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The New York Red Bulls have fired head coach Mike Petke, per Kristian Dyer of Metro New York:

According to Dyer, sporting director Ali Curtis sacked Petke after a meeting at Red Bull Arena.'s Ives Galarcep believes that the club's reasoning was due to a disagreement between management and the coach:

Regardless, the move ...

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