Some managers may already be nervous over their future in the Premier League.
Despite being only five games into the new season, a handful of coaches could be made to pay for a woeful start to the term.
And with owners in England’s top flight renown for their ruthlessness, unafraid of ditching even newly-appointed bosses after just a few disappointing results, the pressure is on.
Is Francesco Guidolin a ‘dead man walking’ at Swansea City, as reports claim? Is Slaven Bilic already walking a tightrope at West Ham United? Will Mark Hughes be given time to turn Stoke City’s alarming form around?
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talkSPORT, with this in mind, has taken a look at who the bookies’ believe is the favourite to be sacked first this season.
Check out each Premier League manager’s odds of being the first to be given the boot in the 2016/17 campaign by viewing the slideshow above.
*Odds calculated as an average based on leading bookmakers’ odds on 22 September 2016.