Football By Joe Crilly

Conte Fourth Favourite To Be First Manager Out

Antonio Conte is 5/1 fourth favourite with William Hill to be the first Premier League manager to leave his job amidst reports suggesting that he could be replaced by Thomas Tuchel. Rafa Benitez is the 11/4 favourite ahead of both Frank de Boer and Slaven Bilic at 3/1.


“Conte has certainly not been reserved when talking about Chelsea’s summer transfer business, or lack thereof and the rumours have started,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly. “Remember last season when Conte became favourite for the chop though, that’s when Chelsea started their march towards the title.”


Next Premier League manager to leave: 11/4 Rafa Benitez; 3/1 Frank de Boer; 3/1 Slaven Bilic; 5/1 Antonio Conte; 12/1 Mark Conte; 12/1 Mark Hughes;14/1 Paul Clement; 25/1 Chris Hughton; 25/1 Craig Shakespeare; 25/1 Sean Dyche; 33/1 Arsene Wenger; 40/1 BAR