Spartak sack Emery after Dynamo mauling

"The club's shareholders made a decision that Unai Emery will no longer coach Spartak," Spartak director general Valery Karpin told reporters, adding that a decision on a new coach will be made in the next few days.

Emery was given a vote of confidence by Spartak owner Leonid Fedun just five days ago following a 3-0 loss to Barcelona in the Champions League, but after a second home beating in a week the axe finally fell on the Spaniard.

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