Lopetegui on brink after Barcelona battering
JULEN LOPETEGUI is on the brink of the sack at Real Madrid after the European champions were humiliated 5-1 by Barcelona in El Clasico at Camp Nou.
Luis Suarez bagged a hat-trick to pile the pressure on Lopetegui, with Antonio Conte 4-5 favourite with Hills to replace the former Spanish national team boss. Arsene Wenger is a 9-2 shot with Mauricio Pochettino 20-1.
Arsenal’s superb run ended at 11 straight wins after they were denied another success by a late Luka Milivojevic penalty in a 2-2 draw at Crystal Palace.
A controversial strike from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang had earlier put Arsenal ahead as he moved alongside leading marksman Eden Hazard on seven Premier League goals and is 6-1 to win the Golden Boot.
Chelsea, 12-1 for the title, romped to a 4-0 success at Burnley thanks to goals from Alvaro Morata, Ross Barkley, Willian and Ruben Loftus-Cheek.
Manchester United have been cut to 3-1 to claim a top-four spot after squeezing past Everton 2-1 at Old Trafford.
Aberdeen will face Celtic in the Betfred Cup final after the Dons overcome Rangers and the Bhoys beat Hearts in the semi-finals.