Nice start proceedings to sack Olle-Nicolle

PARIS - Ligue 1 strugglers Nice have started proceedings to sack coach Didier Olle-Nicolle, the French club said in a statement on Tuesday.

"We have started proceedings to make Mr Didier Olle-Nicolle redundant," Nice said on their website, adding no final decision could be made before the coach's hearing.

Eric Roy, Rene Marsiglia and Frederic Gioria, who are all on the club's staff, will share coaching duties until further notice, added Nice who are fourth from bottom in the standings.