Town 12/1 to win title next year

IPSWICH Town are 12/1 to win the Championship next season after Roy Keane was unveiled as the club's new manager.

IPSWICH Town are 12/1 to win the Championship next season after Roy Keane was unveiled as the club's new manager.

Sky Bet are also offering 7/2 on the former Sunderland boss guiding the Tractor Boys to promotion and ending their eight season long stay in the second tier with promotion to the top flight.

Conversely, you can get 25/1 that Ipswich will be relegated next year.

Dale Tempest of Sky Bet, said. “Keane is possibly a surprise choice by the Ipswich board but he certainly has the credentials to take a struggling, Championship side straight up to the Premiership.”


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Sky Bet are make him 6/5 not to see out his two-year contract with the Suffolk club (8/13 to be manager until end of 2010/11 season), while it's 2/1 for the ex-Manchester United captain to be named Championship manager of the month during next season.

Ipswich are 9/2 to take thee points from their trip to Ninian Park and Cardiff City on Saturday, which will be Keane's first game in charge.

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