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The Internet Reacts to Firing of Mexico Coach Miguel Herrera

Just days after leading Mexico to a Gold Cup victory, now-former head coach Miguel Herrera has been fired due to an altercation with a journalist.
Image: Mexico's coach Miguel Herrera
Mexico's coach Miguel Herrera celebrates after his team won a Group A football match between Croatia and Mexico at the Pernambuco Arena in Recife during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 23.JAVIER SORIANO / AFP - Getty Images

Just days after leading Mexico to a Gold Cup victory, the now-former head coach Miguel Herrera has been fired due to an altercation with a journalist. The alleged encounter happened in the Philadelphia airport this weekend and involved TV Azteca reporter Christian Martinoli. The Mexico Football Federation responded Tuesday with the announcement of Herrera's termination.

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Herrera's fiery sideline reactions have gained the former footballer plenty of attention through the years. Upon news of his firing as Mexico's head coach, Twitter erupted with its own spirited responses. Here are some of the reactions:

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