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.
Sami Hyypia in desperate need of a win with draw specialists Brighton
Sami Hyypia is starting to feel the heat at Brighton following his side's frustrating failure to convert draws into wins. On Tuesday the Seagulls were held to their fifth stalemate in six Championship matches, which left them one place above the dreaded drop zone with just two wins from 13 games this season.Read Post
Kit Symons edges closer to Fulham job
It's now approaching the five week mark since Fulham pulled the plug on Felix Magath's miserable tenure at Craven Cottage and began the search for a new manager. A whole host of contenders have been linked with the Championship post but only one name has consistently featured in the top echelon of the market: caretaker manager Kit Symons.Read Post
Mike Phelan and Gary Rowett early contenders for Birmingham City vacancy
Burton boss Gary Rowett and former Man Utd coach Mike Phelan have emerged as the joint 6/5 favorites (Sky Bet) for the Birmingham City Job, while fans favourite Chris Hughton is a 14/1 shot to return to the Blues dugout. The Championship vacancy arose on Monday following the sacking of Lee Clark who had endured a miserable start to the season,...Read Post
Harry Redknapp's tenure remains shredded in doubt at QPR
QPR remain rooted to the base of the Premier League after collapsing to their third consecutive domestic defeat. The R's were pipped to the post on Sunday at home to Liverpool in a bizarre match which remarkably saw four goals hit the back of the net in a pulsating final nine minutes. Despite clawing their way back twice to draw level with the...Read Post