Plenty of names have already been thrown into the hat, some more seriously than others, but who takes your fancy?
These are the current odds, correct as of Monday, June 13 on SkyBet:
1. Sean Dyche - 33/1
Recently out of work since his surprise departure from Burnley. Likely to demand big wages and a club at the top of the Championship though.
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2. Mike Garrity - 33/1
Neil Critchley’s assistant remains in situ at Bloomfield Road alongside fellow coach Iain Brunskill.
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3. Michael Carrick - 33/1
Most recently part of the Man United coaching staff, acting as caretaker boss at one point, Carrick is on the lookout for his first permanent manager’s gig.
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4. Malky Mackay - 33/1
Experienced former Watford, Cardiff City and Wigan boss is currently number one at Ross County, who finished sixth in the SPL last season.
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