Football By Joe Crilly

Could City Slip Up In Top Four Hunt? Who Will Take Over From Pellegrini?

After a humiliating defeat to their local rivals, William Hill make Manchester City 4/1 to fail to finish in the top four of the Premier League this season.

Manager, Manuel Pellegrini is 1/8 to have departed Manchester City by the start of next season and just 6/4 to get the boot before the end of this season.

Carlo Ancelotti is the 5/4 favourite to take the reins when Pellegrin does eventually step down.

Man City not to make the top 4 – 4/1

Pellegrini to be Man City boss on the first day of next season?

Yes – 9/2
No – 1/8

Pellegrini to leave Man city before the last day of this season?

Yes – 6/4
No – 1/2

Premier League winner: 1/33 Chelsea; 20/1 Arsenal; 25/1 Manchester United

Top four finish:  1/100 Arsenal; 1/20 Manchester United; 1/7 Manchester City; 5/1 Liverpool; 9/1 Southampton; 50/1 Southampton

Next permanent Manchester City manager: 5/4 Carlo Ancelotti; 5/1 Rafa Benitez; 11/2 Patrick Vieira; 6/1 Diego Simeone; 8/1 Jurgen Klopp; 9/1 Pep Guardiola; 11/1 Ronald Koeman; 16/1 BAR