Dresden - Bundesliga 2 club SG Dynamo Dresden have relieved head coach Ralf Loose of duty with immediate effect.

The club's board made the decision in reaction to recent sporting developments and following Saturday's 3-0 defeat to VfL Bochum.

Menze takes over

Dynamo's sporting director Steffen Menze will take over first-team duties until a full-time replacement is appointed.