Manchester United manager José Mourinho has been tipped by Ladbrokes as the first Premier League manager to be sacked before the end of the ongoing season.
Despite his 2-0 win over Burnley on Sunday, Bookies still believe the Portuguese manager will be shown the exit door ahead of West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini, whose team are still in search of their first victory since the start of the season.
According to the bookmakers, Mourinho has 3/1 chance of being sacked before the end of the year should he return back to uninspiring form after the international break.
Mourinho’s victory against Burnley at the Turf Moor Stadium yesterday came at the right time as there were speculations that the manager could be sacked if he had played a goalless draw.
Ladbrokes also suggest that former Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini might They the second manager to be sacked at the course of the season as result of his below-par performance since he took over in the summer.
The bookmakers offered the Saints’ manager 7/2 odd of being sacked behind José Mourinho
Southampton manager Mark Hughes is another manager tipped for early contract termination as he hasn’t hit the ground running this season.
The former Stoke City’s manager has been given an odd of 6/1 chance of being sacked after Pellegrini before the close of the season