The Sack Race

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri kisses the Premier League trophy on May 8, 2016
Leicester City confirm Claudio Ranieri departure
Leicester City confirm that they have sacked manager Claudio Ranieri just nine months after he led the club to the Premier League title.
20:05
Claudio Ranieri watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Leicester City on December 13, 2016
Claudio Ranieri 'sacked by Leicester City'
Leicester City sack manager Claudio Ranieri just nine months after he steered the club to the Premier League title.
19:44
Wigan Athletic manager Owen Coyle prior to kick-off against Doncaster on August 20, 2013
Blackburn Rovers part company with Owen Coyle
Blackburn Rovers announce that they have parted company with manager Owen Coyle.
Feb 21, 15:36
General view before during the Serie A match between Genoa CFC and SSC Napoli at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on August 31, 2014
Genoa sack Ivan Juric, appoint Andrea Mandorlini
Serie A strugglers Genoa sack head coach Ivan Juric and announce Andrea Mandorlini as his replacement.
Feb 20, 12:48
Waford boss Gianfranco Zola during the match against Nottingham Forest on August 25, 2013
Gianfranco Zola 'still has Birmingham City backing'
Birmingham City's board reportedly give their backing to under-fire manager Gianfranco Zola.
Feb 20, 10:32
Steve Bruce gives instructions during the Championship playoff final between Hull City and Sheffield Wednesday on May 28, 2016
Steve Bruce: 'My job is safe'
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce claims to have the full backing of club owner Dr Tony Xia.
Feb 20, 10:08
Thierry Henry of Arsenal celebrates at the end of the FA Cup Third Round match between Arsenal and Leeds United at the Emirates Stadium on January 9, 2012
Report: Thierry Henry in frame to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal
Arsenal backer Stan Kroenke has reportedly put Thierry Henry at the top of his shortlist to replace Arsene Wenger, whose position beyond the summer is in doubt.
Feb 19, 17:58
Waford boss Gianfranco Zola during the match against Nottingham Forest on August 25, 2013
Gianfranco Zola to undergo talks with Birmingham City owners
Birmingham City manager Gianfranco Zola admits that he needs to talk to the club's owners after a 4-1 home defeat to QPR raised more questions over his future.
Feb 18, 20:09
Jorge Sampaoli of Chile looks on during the international friendly match between Chile and Iraq at the Brondby Stadium on August 14, 2013
Jorge Sampaoli refuses to rule out replacing Luis Enrique
Jorge Sampaoli says that he is only focused on Sevilla between now and the end of the season, but seemingly refuses to rule out jumping ship in the summer.
Feb 17, 22:32
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on February 28, 2016
Antonio Conte, Pep Guardiola offer support to Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger's managerial counterparts Antonio Conte and Pep Guardiola offer their personal backing for the Arsenal chief following a miserable week for the Frenchman.
Feb 17, 20:03
Arsene Wenger gestures during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Arsenal on February 28, 2016
Gary Neville: 'Arsene Wenger deserves more respect from fans'
Gary Neville believes that Arsene Wenger deserves more respect from some Arsenal fans due to his "unbelievable" success at the club over the past two decades.
Feb 17, 19:26
Claudio Ranieri watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Leicester City on January 22, 2017
Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri unfazed by speculation over his future
Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri says that he is not affected by the rumours surrounding his future at the King Power Stadium.
Feb 15, 10:51
Galatasaray AS light flare after conceding a second goal during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Arsenal FC and Galatasaray AS at Emirates Stadium on October 1, 2014
Galatasaray sack manager Jan Olde Riekerink
Turkish side Galatasaray part company with head coach Jan Olde Riekerink.
Feb 14, 19:35
Claudio Ranieri watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Leicester City on December 13, 2016
Claudio Ranieri: 'I have been too loyal to title-winning players'
Claudio Ranieri admits that he has been "too loyal" to certain underperforming players and says Leicester City's dismal title defence has become a mental issue.
Feb 13, 13:22
Mark Warburton the Brentford manager looks on before the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Brentford at Craven Cottage on April 3, 2015
Mark Warburton denies Rangers resignation
Mark Warburton denies that he has resigned as head coach of Rangers, despite the Scottish outfit announcing his departure on their website.
Feb 10, 21:48
Rangers manager Mark Warburton arrives at the ground during the Scottish Championships match between Greenock Morton FC and Rangers at Cappielow Park on September 27, 2015 in Greenock, Scotland.
Mark Warburton resigns as Rangers boss
Rangers announce that Mark Warburton has resigned from his managerial position with the Scottish giants.
Feb 10, 21:10
Eddie Howe looks downbeat during the FA Cup game between Millwall and Bournemouth on January 7, 2017
Eddie Howe given Bournemouth backing by chairman Jeff Mostyn
Chairman Jeff Mostyn says that Eddie Howe will 'continue to be manager for the foreseeable future' despite Bournemouth's recent slide down the Premier League table.
Feb 9, 14:07
Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri kisses the Premier League trophy on May 8, 2016
Leicester City declare "unwavering support" for Claudio Ranieri
Leicester City declare their "unwavering support" for under-fire manager Claudio Ranieri.
Feb 7, 13:26
Claudio Ranieri watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Leicester City on December 13, 2016
Leicester City owners 'give Claudio Ranieri stay of execution'
Leicester City reportedly have no immediate plans to part company with manager Claudio Ranieri, despite an alarming run of form that has seen them lose four in a row.
Feb 6, 22:54
Manager of Manchester City U21 Patrick Vieira and Manager of Chelsea FC U21 Dermot Drummy look on during the Barclays U21 Premier League match on May 1, 2014
Patrick Vieira to replace David Moyes at Sunderland?
Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira has reportedly been earmarked as a potential replacement for David Moyes at Sunderland.
Jan 21, 22:58
Head Abelardo Fernandez of Sporting Gijon reacts during the La Liga match between Sporting Gijon and Real Madrid at Estadio El Molinon on August 23, 201
Sporting Gijon coach Abelardo Fernandez resigns
Sporting Gijon coach Abelardo Fernandez resigns following the club's fourth straight La Liga defeat.
Jan 18, 12:14
Walter Mazzarri watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 14, 2016
Walter Mazzarri job 'under no threat at Watford'
Walter Mazzarri's position as Watford manager is said to be under no threat whatsoever as the club's owners are reportedly confident that he is the right man for the job.
Jan 16, 18:22
Norwich City manager Alex Neil feels like he's headbutted a horse after his side are relegated from the Premier League despite a 4-2 win over Watford on May 11, 2016
Report: Norwich City board to stand by under-fire boss Alex Neil
Norwich City boss Alex Neil will reportedly remain in charge for the foreseeable future, as the club's board are afraid of disrupting the dressing-room stability.
Jan 16, 16:31
Hartlepool United assistant manager Craig Hignett looks on during the FA Cup with Budweiser Second Round Replay between Coventry City and Hartlepool United at Sixfields Stadium on December 17, 2013
Craig Hignett leaves Hartlepool United post by mutual consent
Hartlepool part company with manager Craig Hignett following a poor run of form.
Jan 15, 13:54
Rennes' French head coach Philippe Montanier looks on during the French L1 football match Lille vs Rennes on January 24, 2014
Nottingham Forest sack manager Philippe Montanier
Nottingham Forest sack Philippe Montanier following a recent run of five straight defeats, with the club now sitting just three points clear of the relegation zone.
Jan 14, 22:09
John Sheridan manager of Plymouth Argyle looks on prior to the Sky Bet League Two Playoff semi final match between Wycombe Wanderers and Plymouth Argyle at Adams Park on May 14, 2015
Oldham Athletic sack Stephen Robinson, appoint John Sheridan as new manager
League One strugglers Oldham Athletic sack Stephen Robinson and appoint John Sheridan as manager for a fifth time.
Jan 12, 15:23
Gary Rowett of Birmingham City looks on during the pre season friendly match between Nuneaton Town and Birmingham City at the James Parnell Stadium on July 14, 2015
Nottingham Forest owners 'line up Gary Rowett capture'
Championship side Nottingham Forest intend to sack Philippe Montanier and replace him with Gary Rowett, according to a report.
Jan 11, 20:08
Rob Page manager of Port Vale during the Capital One Cup Second Round match between West Bromwich Albion and Port Vale at The Hawthorns on August 25, 2015
Northampton Town announce departure of manager Rob Page
Northampton Town announce the departure of manager Rob Page less than eight months after hiring him.
Jan 9, 10:29
Sheffield United manager Danny Wilson looks on during a League One match at Brammall Lane on February 1, 2013
Chesterfield sack manager Danny Wilson, assistant boss Chris Morgan
Chesterfield sack manager Danny Wilson after dropping into the League One relegation zone.
Jan 8, 12:59
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri has been in trapped that lamp so long, he's bent out of all recognition
Watford players questioning Walter Mazzarri's training methods?
Reports suggest that the Watford players are growing frustrated with manager Walter Mazzarri's training methods.
Jan 8, 10:44
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic on the touchline during his side's Premier League clash with Everton at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Slaven Bilic has two games to save job
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic reportedly has just two games to save his job.
Jan 7, 13:40
Walter Mazzarri watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Watford on December 14, 2016
Report: Walter Mazzarri given January backing by Watford owners
A report claims that Watford chiefs are prepared to keep faith with manager Walter Mazzarri despite a poor run of form and will give him money to strengthen this month.
Jan 6, 18:43
Head Coach of Levante UD Joaquin Caparros reacts during the La Liga match between Levante UD and Granada CF at Ciutat de Valencia Stadium on November 03, 2013
Osasuna dismiss head coach Joaquin Caparros after eight games in charge
Osasuna dismiss head coach Joaquin Caparros after just eight games in charge and replace him with sports director Petar Vasiljevic.
Jan 5, 22:11
Hull City manager Mike Phelan watches on during his side's Premier League clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on Boxing Day
Hull City sack head coach Mike Phelan
Hull City sack their manager Mike Phelan with the club rooted to the bottom of the Premier League table.
Jan 3, 21:43
Watford manager Walter Mazzarri has been in trapped that lamp so long, he's bent out of all recognition
Walter Mazzarri defends Watford record amid talk of sack looming
Walter Mazzarri reveals that he has discussed his future with Watford's president following a disappointing run of form, but he is not fearful of facing the axe.
Jan 3, 17:56
Gillingham manager Justin Edinburgh during the Sky Bet League One match between Crawley Town and Gillingham at The Checkatrade.com Stadium on March 28, 2015
Justin Edinburgh sacked as Gillingham manager
Justin Edinburgh is sacked as manager of Gillingham after just short of two years in charge following back-to-back defeats.
Jan 3, 10:13
John Sheridan manager of Plymouth Argyle looks on prior to the Sky Bet League Two Playoff semi final match between Wycombe Wanderers and Plymouth Argyle at Adams Park on May 14, 2015
Notts County sack manager John Sheridan
Notts County sack manager John Sheridan following a run of nine consecutive League Two defeats.
Jan 2, 20:59
Cesare Prandelli, manager of Galatasaray AS reacts during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Arsenal FC and Galatasaray AS at Emirates Stadium on October 1, 2014
Cesare Prandelli resigns as Valencia boss
Cesare Prandelli resigns as head coach of Valencia, just three months after taking control of the Spanish outfit.
Dec 30, 18:21
Juande Ramos head coach of FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk shouts instructions to his players during the Uefa Europa League Group E match between ACF Fiorentina and FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk at Stadio Artemio Franchi on December 12, 2013
Juande Ramos leaves La Liga club Malaga by mutual consent
Malaga confirm that manager Juande Ramos has left his job at the La Liga club by mutual consent after a poor run of results.
Dec 28, 09:14
Swansea City manager Bob Bradley watches on from the touchline during his side's Premier League clash with Manchester United at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Swansea City sack manager Bob Bradley after 85 days in charge
Bob Bradley is sacked as manager of Swansea City just 85 days into his Liberty Stadium tenure.
Dec 27, 19:16



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Chelsea25193352183460
2Manchester CityMan City25164551292252
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs25148346182850
4Arsenal25155554282650
5Liverpool25147454302449
6Manchester UnitedMan Utd25139338211748
7Everton25118640271341
8West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom2510783431337
9Stoke CityStoke258893036-632
10West Ham UnitedWest Ham2595113443-932
11Southampton2586112831-330
12Burnley2593132736-930
13Watford2586112942-1330
14Bournemouth2575133549-1426
15Swansea CitySwansea2573153154-2324
16Middlesbrough25410111927-822
17Leicester CityLeicester2556142443-1921
18Hull City2555152249-2720
19Crystal Palace2554163246-1419
20Sunderland2554162446-2219