2. Gus Poyet
The Uruguayan’s reputation was damaged somewhat when he was shown the door by Sunderland in March. However, from his time with Brighton and early stages with the Black Cats, it’s obvious to see he is a talented manager. There’s no doubt he’d probably be the man wanting this job more than any other on the list, and with the way he gets his teams passing he’ll be one Huw Jenkins will seriously be considering.