The former Sunderland and Preston North End boss is said to be a strong contender for the Hull City post.
Could Sheffield Wednesday take an interest in the following Brentford, Preston North End and Manchester City players?
Leeds United are on the verge of a play-off campaign - and it's almost nine years since they last reached a play-off final.
Preston's Paul Huntington will face former club Leeds this weekend.
Preston defender Paul Huntington returns to face Leeds this weekend.