Hapless manager to be given marching orders from White Heart Lane.
Tottenham are set to hand manager Tim Sherwood his P45 at the end of the current Premier League season, according to the Metro.
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The former Spurs midfielder took over the reigns from Andre Villas-Boas back in December after his dismissal following the club’s poor start to the campaign, and he now looks set for a similar fate.
Sherwood was brought in at short notice but was unable to turn their sluggish start around and the side now look as though they could miss out on a European spot altogether.
Tottenham, who will go above Manchester United with victory over Sunderland tonight, are currently eight points adrift of Arsenal in fourth.
Recent results have been more than disappointing and it now appears that Louis Van Gaal is the new favourite to take over the rile.
Van Gaal has already made it known that he will be leaving his post as the coach of the Dutch national team following this summer’s World Cup with Guus Hiddink taking over.
Van Gaal has been vocal about his desire to manage at club level once again and is keen on finally making his mark on the Premier League.