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.
Paul Clement climbs up the Next Newcastle United Manager Market
Paul Clement has become the latest name to be linked with the Newcastle United post after his odds were slashed from 20/1 down to just 6/1 (Bet Victor) in the betting. The Real Madrid assistant is widely expected to be leave the Bernabeu this summer, as he bids to carve out a managerial career of his own, and if rumours are to be believed then the...Read Post
Jose Mourinho set to extend stay at Chelsea
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly set to sign a new contract with the newly crowned Premier League champions. The Portuguese coach, who led his troops to the top-flight trophy on Sunday, returned to the club in June 2013 on a four-year deal. However, the 52-year-old could now extend his stay at Stamford Bridge by signing a new two-year...Read Post
Tranmere Rovers appoint Gary Brabin
Tranmere Rovers have appointed Gary Brabin as their new manager at Prenton Park. Rovers, who next season will play non-league football for the first time, had been on the hunt for a boss since 19 April, following the departure of Micky Adams. The Merseyside outfit had been linked with a number of gaffers, but in the end have opted for Brabin, who...Read Post
Newcastle United target Steve McClaren reportedly keen to stay at Derby County
Newcastle United target Steve McClaren will reportedly remain in the Derby County dugout, despite missing out on the Championship play-offs. The former England manager has been hotly linked with the Magpies post since Alan Pardew departed St James' Park, however fresh reports reveal that he could now be set to stay at the Rams, as he bids to lead...Read Post