Do Not Sell My Personal Information
Connect with us

Latest News

Former Real Madrid man emerges as serious early contender to replace Warburton at Nottingham Forest



Nottingham Forest could make a quick move to replace outgoing manager Mark Warburton, with former Middlesbrough manager and Real Madrid coach Aitor Karanka emerging as the early favourite for the job.

According to a report in the Nottingham Post, Karanka has emerged as the shortest priced odds favourite to take over at the City Ground following the dismissal of Warburton this morning.

Karanka has been out of working since losing his job at Boro manager last year, with the Teesiders choosing to sack Karanka following a poor start to the season in the Premier League. However, the former Madrid defender and coach has credentials and experience in the Championship following his title winning season with Boro.

Forest will be keen to make a quick appointment in light of Waburton leaving the club, with the Reds owners no doubt keen to bring someone in and get things going early in January as the club look to avoid a second successive season of battling relegation.

Karanka could well fit the mould for the sort of manager the club wants to bring in, although other contenders are emerging by the hour.

Forest fans, would you be happy with Karanka? Let us know in the comments!

There have been 534 goals scored in the 199 Premier League matches played so far this season. That, dear friends, is an average of 2.68 per game. This is one of the reasons we have selected a bumper +1.5 goals coupon with excellent LeoVegas odds for this Saturday. Check out our reasoning—plus an absolute winner of an EFL outright win fourfold—in the latest Accy Show!

31, From Sheffield. Sheffield United fan. Big follower of all things football related. Love fantasy football, gaming, WWE and more or less any other sport. For information on play off final heartbreak, look no further! Twitter @LWCon86

ScoopDragon Football News Network

Article title: Former Real Madrid man emerges as serious early contender to replace Warburton at Nottingham Forest

Please leave feedback to help us improve the site: