In a statement, the Italian Federation said on Saturday that Conor O & Cea, the coach of the XV national team, had decided to terminate his contract, which lasted until May 2020. ” We entered a new cycle generating new hopes, but I believe it's the end of the World Cup(two weeks ago) is the best time to make changes to this new cycle The Irishman said in a statement.
" I loved every minute of it in Italy and I really believe in what we have done and what we can achieve in the years to come. Added O & # 39; Cea, who took over the reins of the national team in May 2016. ” We are saddened by Connor's decision not to end his contractlamented Alfredo Gavaci, president of the federation. We thank him for the dedication and passion with which he has maintained his position in recent years. "
At the World Cup, Italy failed to get out of its pool, which is true, said New Zealand and South Africa, the future world champion. During the last Six Nations tournament, Italy finished last with five defeats in as many matches.