The second favourite to take over at Newcastle is…Keegan
King Kev 5/1 to succeed himself as manager
Kevin Keegan is the second favourite behind Gus Poyet to return to Newcastle for a third spell as manager just five days after walking out on the club.
However, the departures of his assistant manager Terry McDermott and reserve team coach Adam Sadler today suggest that his short odds are a result of hopeful Magpies fans praying for a takeover rather than any strong indication that he will return.
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