With Sam Allardyce’s departure confirmed, several candidates are reportedly in line to replace him as Everton manager.

Allardyce joined the Merseyside club last November on an 18-month deal, and guided them to an eighth-place finish in the league but concerns over his management style had been growing among supporters and the last day defeat at West Ham pretty much confirmed his exit.

We’ve taken a look at some of the managers in the frame to replace Allardyce in the Goodison Park hot seat.

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