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.
Greece Appoint Claudio Ranieri
Greece have appointed former Chelsea manager Claudio Ranieri as their new coach on a two-year deal. The 2004 European Champions - who reached the 2014 World Cup last-16 - had been on the lookout for a replacement for Fernando Santos, whose contract expired after the tournament, and they have now found their man in Ranieri.Read Post
PSG dismiss Antonio Conte rumours
French giants PSG have rubbished reports linking the former Juventus boss Antonio Conte with the club. The Italian had been linked with a shock move to the defending Ligue 1 champions, who are managed by Laurent Blanc, however the capital club have revealed that the reports are nothing but frenzied speculation.Read Post
Jose Riga on the brink of Blackpool exit
Blackpool's well documented pre-season problems could be set to plummet to a new low, with their manager Jose Riga reportedly on the brink of quitting Bloomfield Road. The former Charlton boss only took charge of the Tangerines six weeks ago, but he is understood to be evaluating his position at the helm following a series of heated...Read Post
Five managers to keep an eye on in the 2014/15 Premier League Sack Race
The kick-off to the new 2014/15 Premier League season is rapidly approaching, with less than a month to go until Man Utd and Swansea get proceedings under way on Saturday 16th August (12.45pm). Pre-season training is now in full flow, as is the transfer market, with top-flight managers meticulously planning for the upcoming crusade, which promises...Read Post