Zenit St Petersburg and Roberto Mancini have reached an agreement to mutually part ways.
Mancini, who is set to become Italy coach, is expected to sign a two-year contract, with option for another two years, with the FIGC by Wednesday.
The Russian club made the announcement on their website this morning.
“Zenit and Roberto Mancini agree to an early end to the manager’s contract. The contract will be terminated by mutual consent without any compensation payable.
“Mr Mancini’s contract will end with Zenit on Monday 14 May 2018. Roberto Mancini joined Zenit on 1 June 2017 and has overseen 44 official matches, including 21 victories, 13 draws and 10 defeats.
“The club wish Roberto Mancini all the best with his future endeavours and thank him for his time in St. Petersburg.”