Football By Joe Crilly

Chris Coleman Is First Odds On Favourite In Hull Manager Market

Chris Coleman is the new favourite in the betting for the next Hull City boss with bookmakers William Hill making him ODDS-ON at 4/5 to bag the role. Roberto Martinez is the 9/4 second favourite with Bob Bradley a long way off at 10/1 third favourite.

“Coleman’s name was only mentioned for the first time on Saturday, yet already he has been backed in to odds on favourite – the first time we have had one since this market opened,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.

Next permanent Hull City manager: 4/5 Chris Coleman; 9/4 Roberto Martinez; 10/1 Bob Bradley; 14/1 Gary Rowett; 16/1 Mike Phelan; 16/1 Steve McClaren; 20/1 BAR