Servette coach Marco Schaellibaum has been sacked just five games into the new season.

Schaellibaum led Servette to a third-place finish last season but the Geneva club are now rooted to the foot of the 10-team division. after picking up just one point from the opening five games of the season.

Servette started the campaign with a three-point deduction following financial problems last season and currently have minus two points.

Assistant coach Romanian Adrian Ursea will take charge until a permanent replacement has been apppointed.