Sacking the manager doesn't necessarily result in a climb up the table.
Already this season, the likes of Fulham, Cardiff, Real Betis, Catania, Valenciennes and Sochaux have made managerial changes.
However, some of them are currently in relegation places—either as low in the standings or even worse off than they were when they made the decision to pull the trigger.
That said, we could still see a handful of managers called out into the yard to face the firing squad between now and the end of the season.
Following are five of them.