Aitor Karanka has been sacked as Middlesbrough manager after spending over 3 years at the club.
Karanka leaves the club without a win in their last 10 league matches and are currently 19th in the Premier League 3 points from safety.
Goalscoring has been a big problem for them this season and they are currently the lowest scorers in the Premier League with just 19 goals from 27 matches.
"This club will always hold a special place for me," said Karanka, 43.
"I'd like to thank Middlesbrough for a wonderful opportunity and the players, staff and all the people at the club who I have worked with."