Bristol news Bristol City next manager odds: Howe's Bournemouth exit shakes up the market MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - The Robins appear to be closing in on their man more than a month after Lee Johnson left Ashton Gate
Breaking News ! Throughout this process the status of "bookies favourite" to take over at Bristol City has almost consistently changed every two days. From Tony Pulis to Steven Gerrard to Chris Hughton (multiple times) and, most recently Paul Cook and Alex Neil as the City board have done a very good job in keeping most of the process under wraps. Cook's anticipated resignation from Wigan Athletic on Saturday has thrust him back to the top of the market but another announcement later in the day has brought another contender into view. Read More Related Articles Bristol City chairman hints managerial appointment could be close with cryptic message Eddie Howe's departure at Bournemouth following their relegation from the Premier League is an end of an era on the south coast but the 42-year-old will certainly be a much-wanted commodity for a number of clubs.
. Another new name on the list is Paderborn head coach Steffen Baumgart who is now priced at 12/1 with one or two City fans intriguingly requesting odds on the 48-year-old. As we've reported, City's net has been cast across Europe with particular focus on France, Germany and Portugal and Baumgart, who led Paderborn to two successive promotions and could be one continental candidate. Hopefully, with City chairman Jon Lansdown's cryptic tweet on Saturday - which was either playful or unprofessional, depending on your point of view - means that a decision draws close.
Bristol City next manager LIVE: Paul Cook odds slashed, Eddie Howe leaves Bournemouth
Paul Cook - 8/11 Eddie Howe 4/1 Chris Hughton - 11/2 Alex Neil - 8/1 Steffen Baumgart - 12/1 Dean Holden - 16/1 John Terry - 16/1 Nigel Adkins - 16/1 Ryan Lowe - 20/1 Steven Gerrard - 20/1 Mark Robins - 22/1 Danny Cowley - 25/1 Alan Pardew - 33/1 Chris Coleman - 33/1 Lee Bowyer - 33/1 Michael Flynn - 33/1 Mick McCarthy - 33/1 Richie Wellens - 33/1
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