The Aston Villa man has been backed to become an Ireland regular.
Stoke City are targeting Gary Rowett and Martin O'Neill as possible replacements for the recently sacked Mark Hughes.
Everton are seemingly closing in on a new manager.
Everton are still hunting for a new manager after sacking Ronald Koeman in October.
West Bromwich Albion are looking for a new manager after sacking Tony Pulis on Monday.
The Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and Wales managers could well be considered by West Brom should Tony Pulis be sacked as boss.
Martin O’Neill has suggested he is likely to continue as the Republic of Ireland manager unless his employer has changed its mind about wanting him to stay.
Everton sacked manager Ronald Koeman last month - and the search is on for a replacement.
... but Everton supporters definitely don't want Martin O'Neill to take charge at Goodison Park.
Sunderland are still looking to replace Simon Grayson and they could turn to a familiar face.