Andre Villas-Boas to leave Zenit St Petersburg at end of season

Andre Villas-Boas
Andre Villas-Boas has won league titles in both Portugal, with Porto, and Russia

Coach Andre Villas-Boas says he will leave Russian club Zenit St Petersburg at the end of the season.

The Portuguese former Chelsea and Tottenham manager won the league title with Zenit last season in his first full campaign, but then rejected the offer of a contract extension.

Zenit currently lie third in the table after seven games of the new season.

"I have refused a contract extension, and at the end of the season I will leave the club," he said.

Villas-Boas is currently serving a six-game banexternal-link for assaulting a match official.

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