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#Sack Race

# sack-race - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Watford sack Sanchez Flores after just three months in charge

Former Ireland international Chris Hughton was immediately installed as the favourite to replace Flores.

# sack-race - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Zidane: I will get sacked

Pressure may be beginning to build on Zinedine Zidane but he remains unafraid of the sack at Real Madrid.

# sack-race - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Chelsea board considers Mourinho future - reports

The Chelsea players are angry and their Portuguese boss throwing them under the bus on Monday.

# sack-race - Monday 1 September, 2014

Irish managers Kavanagh and Dunne dismissed

Carlisle United and Colchester United are both on the look-out for new bosses after today’s news.

# sack-race - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Stuart Byrne column: Cooke's departure the right call as Athlone have simply shipped too many goals

The Airtricity League had its first managerial exit of the season as Cooke walked away from the Premier Division’s bottom side.

# sack-race - Friday 20 December, 2013

Malky Mackay 'totally transformed the mentality and culture' at Cardiff - Rodgers

“He is going to go on and become a big manager,” says Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers.

# sack-race - Thursday 19 December, 2013

MacKay told to jump or be pushed from Tan's Cardiff ship -- reports

The Cardiff City boss was reportedly heavily criticised in an in-house email this week.

# sack-race - Monday 2 December, 2013

These are the 18 managers sacked so far this season. How many can you name?

Who’s up for some Monday night trivia?

# sack-race - Thursday 28 February, 2013

'Business as usual' for Chelsea after Rafa blast

How long more does the former Liverpool boss have at the Bridge?

# sack-race - Friday 16 November, 2012

Embattled: Hughes unmoved by QPR sack speculation

The former Man City boss insists the mass change in playing staff will soon pay dividends.

# sack-race - Monday 22 October, 2012

POLL: Who will be this season's first managerial sacking? Sack Race This post contains a poll

POLL: Who will be this season's first managerial sacking?

There are some squeaky bums in the Premier League dugouts right around now…

# sack-race - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Rethink: AVB now fears Abramovich axe

The Chelsea boss has had a look over the Russian’s “pattern of behaviour” and discovered that he’s not always rational.

# sack-race - Friday 29 April, 2011

Questions and Answers: five things to watch out for in the League of Ireland this weekend Sack Race This post contains videos

Questions and Answers: five things to watch out for in the League of Ireland this weekend

In a new-look weekly feature, Alan Smith flags the major talking points ahead of the weekend’s football.

# sack-race - Tuesday 11 January, 2011

Grant working on borrowed time Merry-go-round

Grant working on borrowed time

Rumours of Avram Grant’s imminent departure from Upton Park began to gather pace this morning.

# sack-race - Thursday 6 January, 2011

On borrowed time? Hodgson on the brink as Premier League bosses feel the pressure

There could be a spate of sackings after last night’s eventful Premier League action.

# sack-race - Tuesday 4 January, 2011

'George Burley last week, Darren Ferguson, Lawsy, Big Sam, blah, blah, blah' - pressure mounts on Keano

Roy Keane is on the brink after another defeat in East Anglia.

# sack-race - Monday 6 December, 2010

Sacked Chris Hughton bids farewell to Newcastle job

Chris Hughton loses his job as the club say they need a boss with more experience.