Shakhtar Donetsk patron Rinat Akhmetov says Paulo Fonseca ‘deserves a lot of respect’ for wanting to take charge of Roma.
Fonseca had a year left on his contract with Shakhtar, but Akhmetov was happy to release the Coach so he could fill Roma’s managerial vacancy.
“Today, we express our gratitude to Paulo Fonseca for three spectacular and bright seasons,” he told the club’s official website.
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