The former Derby County boss was 12/1 to take over at Birmingham City on Wednesday.
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Newcastle United are interested in re-signing Mehdi Abeid.
Steve McClaren to Sunderland? Newcastle fans would just love it.
The England U21 international was a near ever-present for Derby this season, making 42 appearances in all competitions.
The former Birmingham City and Burton Albion manager is set rebuild at Pride Park this summer.
The former Leicester City and Hull City manager was sacked by Derby after just four months in charge.
Huddersfield Town boss David Wagner is also in the running to succeed Aitor Karanka permanently at Middlesbrough.
Steve McClaren laments missing out on the Aston Villa job.
Former Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham, Newcastle United and England managers all feature, as we take a look at eight British managers that tried their hand at managing outside of England.