Former West Brom boss Steve Clarke is now the frontrunner to be named Celtic’s new boss after Roy Keane pulled out of the race to succeed Neil Lennon.  Photograph:  Nick Potts/PA Wire.

Steve Clarke has already shown he has the mental strength to boss Celtic — by bouncing back from the collapse of his dream move to Parkhead as a play(...)

Former Nottingham Forest captain Stuart Pearce has hinted he could be interested in becoming manager at the City Ground. Photograph: Scott Heppell/PA Wire

Former Nottingham Forest captain Stuart Pearce has hinted he could be interested in becoming manager at the City Ground following the departure(...)

Gus Poyet is expecting a call from Sunderland as the seek to replace Paolo Di Canio after the Italian was sacked on Sunday. Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty Images

Sunderland will attempt to persuade Gus Poyet that to succeed Paolo Di Canio at the Stadium of Light after the Uruguayan emerged as the leading candid(...)

Paolo Di Canio has been sacked after only winning two of his 12 matches since being appointed manager in March. Photograph: Tony Marshall/Getty Images

Former Sunderland chairman Niall Quinn has urged owner Ellis Short not to appoint a journeyman manager as Paolo Di Canio’s replacement.The Texan is c(...)

Watford’s Matej Vydra scores his team’s first goal during the npower Championship play-off semi final second leg against Leicester City at   Vicarage Road. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

Watford 3 Leicester 1 (Watford win 3-2 on aggregate): Troy Deeney’s 96th-minute g(...)

Paul McShane is congratulated by his Hull City and Republic of Ireland team-mate David Meyler after scoring  against Cardiff City at the at KC Stadium. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

Hull City 2 Cardiff City 2: Hull have been promoted to the Premier League for jus(...)