The Associazione Sportiva Rome announced on Friday the departure of its sporting director Ramón Rodríguez 'Monchi', who arrived at the Italian club two years ago after his outstanding spell at the Seville and who is leaving mutual agreement with the entity.
"AS Roma and sports director Monchi confirm that they have reached an agreement to resolve your work relationship by consensus. The club wishes to thank Monchi for his work in the club, "the Roman team announced in a statement, a day after announcing the departure of his coach Eusebio di Francesco.
For his part, the Spanish wanted to wish "much success to Rome in the future." "I would like to thank the president Pallotta, to the board, to the staff, to the players and to the fans for their support during my stay in the club ", said Monchi, who gives his position to Frederic Massara.
After 17 years in the sports management of Sevilla, the Spanish exporter arrived in Rome in April 2017. After a first season in which the team reached the semifinals of the Champions League, this season has fallen in eighths against Oporto and right now occupies the fifth position in the Serie A to three points of posts 'Champions'.