Miracle worker Alen Stajcic has quit as Central Coast Mariners coach after lifting the club from A-League whipping boys to title contenders.
The Mariners are set to confirm on Thursday that Stajcic has parted ways with the club just days after Central Coast were knocked out of the A-League finals series by Macarthur FC.
It‘s understood Stajcic’s frustration with a lack of financial support from Mariners chairman and owner Mike Charlesworth to improve the Central Coast squad for next season led to the former Matildas mentor quitting.
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Stajcic has already been linked to the Western United coaching job that is up for grabs following the recent sacking of Mark Rudan.
After being controversially sacked by the Matildas, Stajcic took charge of the Mariners in March 2019…