Five favourites for Liverpool FC manager
Liverpool Football Club are looking for a new manager after Kenny Dalglish was sacked by the club’s American owners. But who are the five favourites to take his place at Anfield? 5. Josep Guardiola, no club 33/1 (888 Sport); 16/1 (William Hill) The former Barcelona boss is probably the hottest managerial property in the world at the moment. He transformed Barcelona into world beaters and helped...
Five London mayor 2012 favourites
On May 3, 2012, Londoners will head to the polls and vote for the capital’s next mayor. Recumbent mayor Boris Johnson has had his ups and downs, but can he be dethroned? 5. Siobhan Benita, independent 200/1 (Ladbrokes) If we’re honest, the mayoral race is normally a two-horse race. It’ll be a miracle if independent candidate Benita gets anywhere near City Hall. That said she could prove to...
Five Tour de France 2012 favourites
A positive clenbuterol test means drug cheat Alberto Contador is banned from this year’s Tour de France. With the best in the world out of the way, who else might be in the running for the yellow jersey when the Tour rolls to a stop on July 22? 5. Andy Schleck, 26, Leopard Trek 7/2 (Paddy Power); 3/1 (Ladbrokes) Following Contador’s ban, The Luxembourger is now 2010 Tour de France champion. He...