Leicester Tigers head coach Matt O'Connor has left the club with immediate effect.
O'Connor leaves 48 hours after Leicester lost 40-6 at Exeter in their opening Premiership game of the season.
Assistant coach and Tigers stalwart Geordan Murphy has been put in temporary charge.
Leicester missed out on a place in the Premiership play-offs for the first time in 14 seasons in May after ending the season in fifth place.
More to follow.