However, despite optimism over a steadying influence at the club in 2021, after previously guiding them away from relegation in 2009, Getafe have picked up just one point from their first eight games and sit bottom of the league table.
OFICIAL | Míchel deja de ser entrenador del Getafe
— Getafe C.F. (@GetafeCF) October 4, 2021
Michel’s sacking is the second dismissal in the Spanish top flight in the last 24 hours as clubs aim to reshuffle their coaching options during the incoming international break.
Both clubs are expected to announce their replacement plans in the coming days with a window of 12 days until the return of domestic action.