Here are the leading candidates.
After a string of poor results Aston Villa finally sacked Paul Lambert as manager on Wednesday after they lost 2-0 to Hull City in the Premier League on Tuesday night.
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The result at the KC Stadium saw Villa slip into the relegation zone and now a replacement will need to be found quickly to ensure the Birmingham side avoid the drop this season.
Speculation as to who will be Lambert’s replacement is already underway and here are five potential candidates courtesy of CaughtOffside.
Looks likely to go down himself currently as his Burnley team looked doomed to relegation, but Dyche has won many fans during his time in the English top tier with the spirited performances of his team despite the fact they spent very little on new talent over the summer.