MANCHESTER, England, December 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- David Beckham is 8/1 with Betfred to play in the English Premier League during 2011 after reportedly being chased as a loan signing by six top-flight clubs.
Betfred spokesman Jon Wilde said: "Beckham may well be in demand from a host of English teams, but we consider it unlikely he will spend the winter here having recently re-iterated he would only want to wear the Manchester United shirt."
In other special bets to mark the new year, Jose Mourinho is 7/2 to manage a Premier League club during 2011, while Manchester City are 16/1 to break the transfer fee world record.
2011 special bets Football 7/4 Any English club to win the Champions League 5/1 Two English clubs to contest the Champions League final 2/1 Roberto Mancini not to start the 2011-12 season as manager of Manchester City 6/1 Sir Alex Ferguson not to start the 2011-12 season as manager of Manchester United 7/2 Jose Mourinho to manage an English Premier League club 5/1 A footballer to win the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award 8/1 David Beckham to play in the English Premier League 8/1 Any player to join Manchester City from Manchester United or vice versa 25/1 Any player to join Real Madrid from Barcelona or vice versa 12/1 Any club to break the transfer fee world record 16/1 Manchester City to break the transfer fee world record 20/1 Manchester United and Manchester City to contest the FA Cup final 40/1 Lionel Messi to sign for an English club 40/1 A breakaway European Super League to be formed Golf 4/1 Rory McIlroy to win a Major 33/1 Rory McIlroy to win two Majors Tennis Evens - Andy Murray to win a Grand Slam tournament How many ATP Tour singles titles will Andy Murray win? 0/1 - 10/3 2/3 - 5/2 4/5 - 7/4 6/7 - 9/2 8+ - 10/1 Boxing 4/1 David Haye to beat both Klitschko brothers Politics 4/1 A General Election to take place TV Which X Factor artist will have most No 1 singles in the UK? 2/1 Cher 2/1 Matt 5/2 One Direction 4/1 Rebecca 25/1 Wagner to have a No 1 single in the UK 5/1 Coronation Street's Tyrone and Sally to have a baby 10/1 Coronation Street's Tyrone and Sally to marry ***All odds subject to fluctuation***