Sam Allardyce responds to Slaven Bilic future speculation

Slaven Bilic, Manager of West Ham United looks on during the Carabao Cup Fourth Round match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at Wembley Stadium on October 25, 2017 in London,...

West Ham United lost to Liverpool in the Premier League on Saturday evening.

Sam Allardyce, Manager of Crystal Palace looks on prior to the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Hull City at Selhurst Park on May 14, 2017 in London, England.

Sam Allardyce said on Match of the Day on BBC One on Saturday night (10:49pm, November 4, 2017) that he would not be surprised if West Ham United sack Slaven Bilic and replace him with David Moyes.

According to The Sun, West Ham are set to dismiss Bilic as their manager following a disappointing run of results in the Premier League.

The Hammers lost 4-1 to Liverpool at the London Stadium in the league on Saturday evening and are now in danger of getting relegated to the Championship at the end of the season.

David Moyes, Manager of Sunderland gives his team instructions during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Sunderland at Emirates Stadium on May 16, 2017 in London, England.

It has been reported that West Ham board have lost patience with Bilic and want to replace him with former Manchester United and Everton manager David Moyes.

Allardyce, who is without a managerial job at the moment following his departure from Crystal Palace at the end of last season, was in charge of West Ham from 2011 until 2015.

The former Newcastle United and Blackburn Rovers manager has said that he would not be surprised if Bilic loses his job at West Ham.

Slaven Bilic applauds his fans at the end of the Premier League match between Burnley and West Ham United at Turf Moor on May 21, 2017 in Burnley, England.

Allardyce said on Match of the Day on BBC One on Saturday night (10:49pm, November 4, 2017) when asked if he would be surprised if West Ham sack Bilic and appoint Moyes: “No, it wouldn’t surprise me because there were rumours not so long ago that Slaven had two games or three games, and I think that no contract extension in the summer, in his last year of his contract, so it all pointed out to the first 10 games for Slaven were the most important, and he knew that.”

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