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.
Happy 18th Arsene Wenger
Happy 18th to Arsene Wenger...As the managerial merry-go-round seems to spin faster with each passing season it is reassuring to see that Arsene Wenger has managed to stay with the North London club for so long, the 1st of October marks the day in 1996 that the Frenchman arived in North London.Read Post
Five contenders for the Fulham job
Following the news that Fulham's owner Shahid Khan has grouped together a five-man search committee - featuring former players Danny Murphy and Brian McBride, academy boss Huw Jennings, senior Nike director David Daly, and surprisingly the former Sunderland chairman Niall Quinn - we take a look at a handful of contenders for the Fulham...Read Post
Alan Pardew lives to fight another match at Newcastle
Alan Pardew's future at Newcastle is safe...for the time being, the club have revealed. The 53-year-old's tenure was on a knife-edge following the Toon's 1-0 defeat at Stoke, however he has somehow managed to escaped the chop once again, and will now remain in charge for the club's match away to Swansea on Saturday.Read Post
Billy McKinlay replaces Oscar Garcia at Watford
Watford manager Oscar Garcia has been forced to step down as head coach of the Championship club due to ill health. The 41-year-old Spaniard only took charge of the Hornets at the start of September but has unfortunately been unable to continue in the dugout following health concerns. As a result the London side have named first-team coach Billy...Read Post