Patrick Vieira has been fired as manager of Nice.

Nice was eliminated from the Europa League on Thursday and have now lost their past five matches in all competitions.

A club statement read: "Following an interview last night, the Nice board have informed Patrick Vieira of their decision to end the collaboration.

"The Nice directors would like to sincerely thank the former France international for his involvement in the development of the club and wish him all the best for the rest of his managerial career."