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.
Nigel Pearson returns to the dugout with Derby County
Nigel Pearson has finally returned from the wilderness after making his anticipated comeback to the managerial arena with Derby County. Pearson, who will be joined by Chris Powell, has signed a three-year contract to replace Darren Wassall - who returns to his previous role as academy director - at the helm.Read Post
Man Utd Appoint Jose Mourinho
It's finally official. After months of almost insufferable speculation Jose Mourinho has been appointed the new manager of Manchester United, replacing the sacked Louis van Gaal at the helm.Read Post
Reading Sack Brian McDermott (again)
Reading have become the latest Championship club to wield the dreaded axe after sacking Brian McDermott, who remarkably becomes the 21st second-tier gaffer to lose his job since the start of the 2015/16 season.Read Post
John Sheridan switches Oldham for Notts County
John Sheridan has switched his position at League One side Oldham for the vacancy at League Two's Notts County. This move has been in the works since the start of the week, but despite some rumoured late interest from managerless Leeds, the 51-year-old has put pen to paper and signed a three-year contract at Meadow Lane.Read Post