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.
Carlo Ancelotti is reportedly keen to manage Liverpool
According to reports from the (ever reliable...) red top newspapers Carlo Ancelotti has set his sights on becoming the Next Liverpool Manager. Earlier in the week the Italian harshly, but albeit unsurprisingly given the club's infamous trigger-happy nature, lost his job at Real Madrid, a year to the day after he led the Spanish giants to a...Read Post
Sam Allardyce early favourite to succeed Dick Advocaat at Sunderland
Sunderland have begun the search for their sixth head coach in five years following Dick Advocaat's decision to leave the club. The Black Cats were hopeful that the popular Dutchman would put pen to paper and sign a new deal at the Stadium of Light, after saving them from relegation, however the 68-year-old has instead opted to bring the curtains...Read Post
Steve McClaren remains the red hot favourite to take charge of Newcastle
The 2014/15 campaign was a turbulent one for Newcastle, who left it until the final day to preserve their Premier League status for another term, following a truly torrid spell of form in 2015. The Toon's search for a new manager is likely to be just as chaotic, with the club reportedly set to bide their time as they bid to unearth a boss who can...Read Post
Nigel Adkins propelled to the summit of the Next Sheffield United Manager Market
Nigel Adkins has been installed as the new odds-on favourite for the Sheffield United job after replacing former frontrunner Phil Parkinson at the summit of the market. The former Southampton boss has been amongs the leading candidates for the post since Nigel Clough was axed on Monday, but he now leads the way outright at just 1/4 with Sky Bet.Read Post