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: Professor Denise Barrett-Baxendale said: “On
: behalf of the Chairman, Board of Directors
: and Mr Moshiri, I’d like to thank Sam for
: the job he has done at Everton over the last
: seven months. Sam was brought in at a
: challenging time last season to provide us
: with some stability and we are grateful to
: him for doing that.
: “However, we have made the decision that, as
: part of our longer-term plan, we will be
: appointing a new manager this summer and
: will be commencing this process immediately.
: Again, we’d like to place on record our
: sincere thanks to Sam for his work with us
: over the last few months and wish him well
: for the future.”
: Appreciative and succinct.