Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed that manager Thomas Tuchel has left the club after a poor start to the season.

Sources told ESPN on Dec. 24 that PSG decided to sack Tuchel and that former Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is set to replace him.

Five days later, the reigning Ligue 1 champions released a statement confirming that Tuchel's contract has been terminated.