Eddie Jones Favourite To Replace Warren Gatland
Warren Gatland has called an end to his Lions Career & William Hill think that Eddie Jones is likely to be first choice for the post and he is Evens to get the job. Gregor Townsend is second in the betting at 4/1, with Dai Young offered at 6/1. You can get 7/1 that Warren Gatland changes his mind and leads the lions for a further tour.
“Eddie Jones is an obvious choice although our compilers believe that Gregor could prove to be a very popular choice,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.
Next British & Irish Lions Coach: 1/1 Eddie Jones, 4/1 Gregor Townsend, 6/1 Dai Young, 7/1 Joe Schmidt, 7/1 Vern Cotter, 7/1 Warren Gatland, 9/1 Mark McCall, 16/1 Andy Farrell, 16/1 Rob Howley, 20/1 Conor O’Shea, 25/1 Dave Rennie, 25/1 Dean Richards