Football By Joe Crilly

Differing Fortunes Of Mourinho And Ranieri…Vardy For PFA Award?

Jose Mourinho is 4/5 favourite to be the next manager to leave his job after another defeat in the Premier League left his side just one point above the relegation zone. Louis van Gaal is the 6/4 second favourite with William Hill. Conversely, former Blues manager, Claudio Ranieri, is just 11/10 to win the LMA Manager of the Year award.

Leicester’s victory, saw them return to the top of the Premier League table and they are 20/1 to finish the season there. Much of Leicester’s success can be placed at the doors of Riyad Mahrez and Jamie Vardy and they are 11/2 and 9/2 to leave the club in January.

Vardy is 13/8 to win this year’s PFA Player of the Year award.

Next Premier League manager to leave: 4/5 Jose Mourinho; 6/4 Louis van Gaal; 9/1 Steve McClaren;11/1 Remi Garde; 14/1 Alex Neil; 33/1 BAR

Leicester finishing position: 20/1 winner; 11/4 2-4; 13/8 5-6; 15/8 7-10; 9/1 bottom half

Mahrez to leave Leicester in January: 11/2 yes; 1/10 no

Vardy to leave Leicester in January: 9/2 yes; 1/8 no

Who will get the most points in the 2015/16 Premier League: 1/6 Leicester; 11/2 Chelsea; 10/1 tie

LMA Manager of the Year: 11/10 Claudio Ranieri; 7/2 Arsene Wenger; 6/1 Manuel Pellegrini; 10/1 Alan Pardew; 14/1 Mauricio Pochettino; 16/1 Jurgen Klopp; 40/1 Chris Hughton; 40/1 Slaven Bilic

PFA Player of the Year: 13/8 Jamie Vardy; 7/2 Mesut Ozil; 9/1 Alexis Sanchez; 9/1 Sergio Aguero; 10/1 Riyad Mahrez; 12/1 David Silva; 12/1 Kevin de Bruyne; 16/1 16/1 Harry Kane; 20/1 BAR