Welcome to The Sack Race, a website dedicated to the fascinating world that is football management. By keeping our ears close to the ground and finger on the pulse we provide the latest news from The managerial merry-go-round involving all clubs and managers in England and Europe as well as the International scene. This includes breaking news, the best gossip surrounding which managers are facing the chop and when vacancies become available, we are first with the rumours about which managers are in the frame for the jobs.
Our contacts in the betting industry keep us well informed on every aspect of The Sack Race from odds on which Premier League manager is next to be sacked to where the money is going on the next manager betting when a club is searching for a new boss.
Wigan in talks with Brentford boss Uwe Rosler
Wigan Athletic have moved a step closer to appointing a new manager after League One side Brentford allowed the Championship side to open talks with their boss Uwe Rosler. As a result the German is now the hot 1/7 favourite (Sky Bet) to become the new Latics gaffer, and could even be appointed at some point on Friday.Read Post
Neil Warnock shock odds on favourite for Sheffield Wednesday vacancy
Former Sheffield United boss Neil Warnock is the odds-on favourite to take charge of the Blades' fierce rivals Sheffield Wednesday, with the club's chairman Milan Mandaric confirming that the 65-year-old is in contention for the vacancy. It's the news that many Owls supporters had been dreading, although a fair few have backed the...Read Post
Exit door opens up for Norwich boss Chris Hughton
Chris Hughton has replaced Andre Villas-Boas as the new frontrunner in the Premier League Sack Race following Norwich City's 5-1 mauling at Liverpool. The defeat was the club’s fifth in their last eight league matches, leaving them hovering four points above the relegation zone in 16th.Read Post
John Gregory named new Crawley Town boss
As expected John Gregory has been appointed the new manager of League One side Crawley Town. The 59-year-old has put pen to paper and signed an 18-month deal with the Red Devils who sacked Richie Barker last week following a run of seven league games without a win.Read Post