Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini swore in front of reporters and TV cameras as he was asked to comment on the latest speculation concerning his future.
With City's hopes of retaining their Barclays Premier League title fading, Mancini's position has come under considerable scrutiny.
Malaga coach Manuel Pellegrini is the latest name to be linked with his post at the Etihad Stadium.
Mancini dismissed suggestions he could be sacked when he met media prior to last week's FA Cup win over Leeds and had to revisit the subject after the game.
When former Real Madrid boss Pellegrini was then mentioned in the opening question at his latest press conference, Mancini indicated he was clearly wearying of the discussion.
After a shrug, but then a smile, Mancini said: "f****** hell!"
After a brief pause and a laugh, he gave a more thorough response.
The Italian said: "I cannot continue to answer about this every week.
"We have another two months. In two months you will know if this ...