Aitor Karanka was sacked as manager of Middlesbrough and BetVictor make both Steve Agnew and Nigel Pearson the 4/1 joint-favourites to replace him in the Riverside hot-seat.
Spokesperson Jack Milner: “Nigel Pearson was linked with a second stint at former club Leicester however, remains actively seeking a return to management and is the 4/1 joint-favourite with BetVictor to replace axed Boro boss Aitor Karanka.”
Next Permanent Middlesbrough Manager prices from BetVictor:
Steve Agnew 4/1
Nigel Pearson 4/1
Alan Pardew 6/1
Roy Hodgson 6/1