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Next Sheffield Wednesday manager with new front-runner as talk changes dramatically and ex-Man United man re-enters field

After the shock dismal of Tony Pulis, Sheffield Wednesday are searching for their third manager of the 2020/21 campaign.

Sunday, 31st January 2021, 1:50 pm

That means Sheffield Wednesday are now into their second month of hunting for a new manager with Neil Thompson currently caretaker.

Indeed, the Owls temporary boss masterminded his side’s win against Preston North End in the Championship yesterday – could that help his chances of bagging the role on a permanent basis?

During the first month of the year, the likes of Joey Barton, Roy Keane and Henk ten Cate all move their way to the top of the favourites list, only to slip away gradually as new names continue to be linked with the vacant position.

Here's our rundown of OddsChecker's latest rundown on the current favourites to become Sheffield Wednesday's next manager, ranked from worst to best chance of getting the job:

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