Parker now 5/2 (from 33/1) to stay at West Ham

Scott Parker’s odds of staying at West Ham have been slashed to 5/2 (from 33/1) by Ladbrokes.

Tottenham are still favourites for his signature but now drift to 7/4 (from 8/11). Liverpool and Manchester United remain 6/1 outsiders

Luka Modric is now evens to be at Chelsea for the start of next season with Tottenham just behind at 5/4. It’s 14/1 he goes to Manchester City.

Alex Donohue of Ladbrokes said: “We couldn’t fathom Parker staying at West Ham a few weeks ago. It now looks like he might stay put but Modric’s next move is crucial.”

Ladbrokes latest betting

Which club will Scott Parker be at for the first competitive domestic game of next season?
Tottenham – 7/4
West Ham – 5/2 (from 33/1)
Arsenal – 7/2
Liverpool – 6/1
Manchester United – 6/1

Which club will Luka Modric be at for the for the first competitive domestic game of next season?
Chelsea – Evens
Tottenham – 5/4
Manchester United – 5/1
Manchester City – 14/1


Robbie Morris

Robbie studied sports journalism at the University of Gloucestershire, an establishment chosen for its proximity to Cheltenham racecourse, where he was a season ticket holder. Upon graduation, Robbie was a contributor to GolfPunk, a national magazine aimed at ridding golf of its traditionalist image, before joining the team.