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Shortlist day

Shebby Singh and the gang at Ewood Park are set to make the manager search a little bit more interesting by finalising a shortlist for the vacant managerial position.

No word on who will be present on the list but a progression in the managerial search will be welcome news for the club's fans who have spent the best part of two weeks subjected to constant media drivel about who and who may not be considered for the role.

Interest in the job has been registered by various names from across the country and the odd name from Europe including Paul Dickov, Alan Shearer, Javier Clemente, Bernd Schuster and Giovanni Trapattoni (who despite his protests HAS made contact with the club).

But with the international break up and running things are finally ready to intensify.

The pressure is on Team Venky's, you have to get this right.

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Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday October 11 2012

Time: 9:42AM

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Massive, massive decision. Get this one wrong and the club will spiral downwards. Fans will leave in droves, income streams will be decimated and administration will be a real possibility.
dallydally
Massive, massive decision. Get this one wrong and the club will spiral downwards. Fans will leave in droves, income streams will be decimated and administration will be a real possibility.
dallydally
Chance to start to try and wrong a few rights.
Mikey Delap
Chance to start to try and wrong a few rights.
Mikey Delap
well dont hold your breath with Con man Shebby doing the list, this man is all talk and bluster.
FLEETWOOD ROVER
well dont hold your breath with Con man Shebby doing the list, this man is all talk and bluster.
FLEETWOOD ROVER
No offence meant towards the young lad but if Jordan Ali is on the shortlist; I think we all know who the new manager will be.
StLedge
No offence meant towards the young lad but if Jordan Ali is on the shortlist; I think we all know who the new manager will be.
StLedge
What is on Jordan Ali's CV?
r.waterfall
What is on Jordan Ali's CV?
r.waterfall
Who is that Jordan Ali dude and why having we got bernd Schuster yet ex real manager should be a snap for us
tubzz
Who is that Jordan Ali dude and why having we got bernd Schuster yet ex real manager should be a snap for us
tubzz
I can't see them getting someone in who they cannot manipulate and tell who will or will not be in the team, so that rules out anyone with any experience or dignity...
StLedge
I can't see them getting someone in who they cannot manipulate and tell who will or will not be in the team, so that rules out anyone with any experience or dignity...
StLedge
My apologies, the young lad's name is Judan Ali, not Jordan
StLedge
My apologies, the young lad's name is Judan Ali, not Jordan
StLedge
Come on chaps - Judan isn't a serious option. Just a name to conveniently link to Venky's.
Mikey Delap
Come on chaps - Judan isn't a serious option. Just a name to conveniently link to Venky's.
Mikey Delap
I live in hope that they'll get someone who do two things: get Rovers promoted and bring back some credibility to the club. There are people who have managed in the Championship and proved they they can do the job. The Premiership might be beyond them but we're not there yet!
mobyduck
I live in hope that they'll get someone who do two things: get Rovers promoted and bring back some credibility to the club. There are people who have managed in the Championship and proved they they can do the job. The Premiership might be beyond them but we're not there yet!
mobyduck
 

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