Sheffield Wednesday next manager contenders list as ex-Borussia Monchengladbach man leads the race

Sheffield Wednesday's hunt for a new manager continues to gather momentum, as the club look to avoid a repeat of the disaster appointment that was Tony Pulis, who left the club in late 2020 after only a month and a half in charge of the Owls.

Wednesday, 20th January 2021, 10:58 am
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Over the course of the past few weeks, the likes of Gus Poyet, Joey Barton and Paul Cook have all been at the top of the favourites list, only to tumble down a few days later, and a host of new names including John Carver, Sammy Lee and Slavisa Jokanovic.

Here's our latest rundown of OddsChecker's odds on the next Sheffield Wednesday manager, ranked from lowest to highest chance of being named as the Owls' next permanent boss:

Current job: Unemployed: Last job: Mansfield.

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Current job: Newcastle United. Career win percentage: 38%
Current job: West Brom assistant manager. Career win percentage: 21.4%
Current job: Hull City. Career win percentage: 40.2%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Bournemouth. Career win percentage: 41.8%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Schalke 04. Career win percentage: 33.5%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: DC United: Career win percentage: 36%
Current job: Scotland coaching team. Career win percentage: 35.4%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Cameroon. Career win percentage: 32.8%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Huddersfield Town. Career win percentage: 51.4%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Al Ahly SC. Career win percentage: 49.6%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: APOEL Nicosia. Career win percentage: 38.8%
Current job: Istanbulspor. Career win percentage: 31.8%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Bordeaux. Career win percentage: 42.7%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Vissel Kobe. Career win percentage: 48.1%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Fleetwood Town. Career win percentage: 39.8%
Current job: Al-Gharafa. Career win percentage: 53.7%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Watford. Career win percentage: 40.9%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Nottingham Forest (assistant). Career win percentage: 38.7%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Hebei China Fortune. Career win percentage: 32.9%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Rayo Vallecano. Career win percentage: 32.2%
Current job: Sheffield Wednesday caretaker. Career win percentage: 28%
Current job: Doncaster Rovers. Career win percentage: 45.6%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Wigan Athletic. Career win percentage: 43.1%
Current job: Unemployed. Last job: Watford. Career win percentage: 60.7%