Next Wales manager odds: Clear favourite emerges after Rob Page dismissal

Chris Coleman, manager of Sunderland looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Sunderland at Villa Park on November 21, 2017 in Birmingham, England.
Chris Coleman enjoyed a highly successful spell as Wales manager (Image credit: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Rob Page’s dismissal from the Wales men’s national team job leaves the FA of Wales with the task of finding a successor who they feel can get them back in contention to qualify for major tournaments.

Wales ended a 58-year wait for summer action by qualifying for Euro 2016 under former gaffer Chris Coleman, going on to stun everybody by making it to the semi-finals. Page then took over on an initial caretaker basis from Ryan Giggs in 2020 to guide Wales to qualification for Euro 2020 and the 2022 World Cup.

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Steven Chicken

Steven Chicken has been working as a football writer since 2009, taking in stints with Football365 and the Huddersfield Examiner. Steven still covers Huddersfield Town home and away for his own publication, Steven is a two-time nominee for Regional Journalist of the Year at the prestigious British Sports Journalism Awards, making the shortlist in 2020 and 2023.