Fenerbahce Sporting Director Damien Comolli has resigned, the club announced Thursday.

Fenerbahce said on their official website that Comolli stepped down as Sporting Director in Fenerbahce after 19 months.

The Yellow-Navies appointed 49-year-old Frenchman in June 2018 as part of a new project launched by the club.

The Istanbul club thanked Comolli and wished him success in future.

Recently, Comolli faced criticism during Fenerbahce’s recent transfer of Simon Falette.

The sporting director opened a Twitter account on January 9 and released a series of tweets explaining the situation from his side.

“Due to recent events I have decided to

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