Sheffield Wednesday: The current contenders for the Owls job as surprise candidate storms into second favourite spot

Sheffield Wednesday have started the season superbly, with two wins from two matches in the Championship so far. However, they've still not appointed a new permanent manager.

Friday, 16th August 2019, 9:56 am
Updated Friday, 16th August 2019, 9:57 am
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Here's Sky Bet's latest favourites for the Owls job...

Odds: 22/1. The Lincoln City boss' side are flying in the League One at the moment, with two wins from two so far this season.(Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)
Odds: 20/1. He was among the favourites at one stage, but his odds have lengthened significantly in the past couple of weeks. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

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Odds: 20/1. The Wolves assistant manager was tipped to get the job by Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino, but he doesn't appear to be among the lead candidates. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)
Odds: 20/1. He was a UEFA Cup winner with Sporting CP back in the day, and he's looking for a new challenge this season. Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
Odds: 20/1. He was the red hot favourite for the job a couple of weeks ago, but his odds have continued to drift steadily since then. (Photo by Jack Thomas/Getty Images)
Odds: 16/1. He's previously been at the helm of the likes of Derby County and Stoke City, and is looking for a new job after leaving the latter last January. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Odds: 16/1. A popular fans' favourite for the job, the ex-Brighton boss was rumoured to have turned down the Owls position as he keeps his options open. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Odds: 4/1. He did a fine job of keeping Macclesfield Town up last season, and has marched into the second place favourite spot for the Owls job, after leaving the Silkmen on Thursday. (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)
Odds: 2/7. The former Owls skipper has done an excellent job on an interim basis, and is still the bookies' favourite to take the reins full-time. (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)