Text  Larger | Smaller | Default


Moyes installed as bookies favourite

Filed: Monday, 14th May 2018
By: Staff Writer

David Moyes is the bookies' favourite to be named as West Ham United's 16th full-time manager - despite his short-term contract with the club having expired.

Moyes revealed after Sunday's defeat of Everton that his temporary contract with the club expired at midnight on Sunday, meaning the club are technically without a manager currently.

However according to the bookmakers, the 55-year-old Scot is hot favourite to be offered a permanent contract having steered the Hammers to Premier League safety.

Closely following Moyes is the recently-appointed Dutch international coach Ronald Koeman, who has previously enjoyed spells in the Premier League with Southampton and Everton.

Embed from Getty Images

Meanwhile the likes of Carlo Ancelotti, Sean Dyche and recently-fired Sunderland boss Chris Coleman are also highly-priced.

The leading candidates, according to Betfair, are as follows:

1. David Moyes: 1/3
2. Ronald Koeman: 4/1
3. Carlo Ancelotti: 6/1
4. Marcelo Bielsa: 8/1
5. Sean Dyche: 8/1

Whilst Unibet list the following...

1. David Moyes: 1/99
2. Ronald Koeman: 8/1
3. Alan Pardew: 10/1
4. Carlo Ancelotti: 20/1
5. Chris Coleman: 20/1

Related News

   arrow   In brief - Thursday's news round-up [18th Oct 2018]
   arrow   Rice agreement edging closer [26th Sep 2018]
   arrow   In brief - Tuesday's news round-up [18th Sep 2018]
   arrow   In brief - Monday's news round-up [17th Sep 2018]
   arrow   No problems with Rush Green, insists Pelle [5th Sep 2018]
   arrow   Hernandez backs Pellegrini to be a success [10th Aug 2018]
   arrow   Farewell to the 22-minute man [8th Aug 2018]
   arrow   Pellegrini: the first press conference [24th Jul 2018]
   arrow   Solid as a rock [24th Jul 2018]
   arrow   Emergency face lift ordered [18th Jul 2018]

Your Comments

Please note that this section is for comments relating to the above news item only. Any off-topic or abusive posts will be removed. Posts including either links and/or foul language are automatically filtered and will not be published. To engage in further discussion on any of our news stories, visit the KUMB Forums.

Not a member of the KUMB Forums? You may register for free membership here.

comments powered by Disqus
News Image

On This Day ...

One Year Ago
No naming rights for the OS
The Olympic/London Stadium will remain thusly named for the foreseeable fut...more
Three Years Ago
DG: Collins would have stopped a bus!
West Ham United co-owner David Gold believes Slaven Bilic's squad have got off to "a terrific start"...more
Five Years Ago
West Ham Utd v Man City: half time report
West Ham find themselves a goal behind at the break after a disappointing opening 45 minutes at the ...more