Good news, Chris Hughton—you’re off the list.
Thanks to back-to-back clean sheets and four points from a possible six against Hull and Newcastle, Hughton’s Norwich City are 12th in the Premier League so the 55-year-old ends an extended stay on our Firing Squad instalment.
Eintracht Frankfurt’s 1-0 win over Hertha Berlin also sees Armin Veh safely escorted from the line of fire, and both Werder Bremen’s Robin Dutt and Freiburg’s Christian Streich also earn some reprieve, thanks to last weekend’s results.
But the news isn’t so good for the four men replacing them in this ranking and, over the next five slides, we’ll examine each of them as well as the holdover from last week.
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