Mike Phelan was in charge of Hull City for just 24 games but is reportedly keen to get his managerial career back on track with Nottingham Forest.
There is no suggestion, however, that Nottingham Forest are interested in Phelan, who left Hull City a year ago on Wednesday.
Marco Silva has done a fine job to revive Hull City’s fortunes and should be given the chance to build on his success.
Nottingham Forest have seemingly narrowed their search down to four names with Ryan Giggs, Mike Phelan, Oscar Garcia and Kenny Jackett being considered.
Mike Phelan took charge of Hull City in the summer following the departure of Steve Bruce.
Will The Tigers regret appointing Mike Phelan come the end of the season?
Hull City manager Mike Phelan has commented on Robert Snodgrass' future amid interest from the likes of Aston Villa, Newcastle United and West Ham United.
The Tigers boss believes criticism won't affect his number 10, following antics versus Crystal Palace at the weekend.
Mike Phelan has hailed Newcastle midfielder Mohamed Diame.
Diame could be playing Premier League football right now, so why was he so willing to drop down a level?
There are now nine Premier League sides who have changed their manager for this season.
After a busy and eventful window for The Tigers, we take a closer look at each of their summer signings.
Hull were cruelly beaten by a late Marcus Rashford goal at the KCOM Stadium in Saturday's late kick-off against Manchester United.