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.
Brian McDermott in danger of the axe after latest Leeds loss
Brian McDermott is in stark danger of suffering the sack for the second time this season following Leeds' dismal 4-2 defeat at home to his former club Reading. The damaging result follows Saturday's 5-1 thrashing at the hands of Bolton, and leaves the club five games without a win, with their hopes of a play-off place now virtually...Read Post
Charlton sack Chris Powell and eye up replacement in Jose Riga
Charlton Athletic have today (Tuesday) sacked manager Chris Powell and are now reportedly set to replace the former defender with ex Standard Liege boss Jose Riga. The axing comes less than 48 hours after the Championship strugglers were dumped out of the FA Cup by League One outfit Sheffield United, which prevented the Addicks from progressing...Read Post
Tim Sherwood faces an uncertain future at Tottenham
Tottenham Hotspur boss Tim Sherwood has admitted he faces an uncertain future at White Hart Lane following Saturday's 4-0 thrashing at London rivals Chelsea. Spurs were left ruing a series of costly blunders at the Bridge, with the defeat leaving the club four points adrift of 4th-placed Man City, who have played three less games. Meanwhile...Read Post
Garry Monk eyeing survival bonus which may lead to permanent Swansea job
Swansea City chairman Huw Jenkins is still reportedly undecided on whether he will hand caretaker boss Garry Monk the job on a permanent basis. The veteran defender has been in charge since Michael Laudrup was sacked in early February, but has only just had his contract amended from that of a player to a manager. Jenkins’ decision will...Read Post