Former Coventry City coach Steve Kean has been told that his job as manager of Blackburn Rovers is secure.
Kean was in charge of a Rovers side which was relegated to the Championship and had has been told that he will be keeping his job.
Speaking to Sky Sports News, Blackburn's new Director Of Football Shebby Singh said: "Steve has been in this sort of situation before in the Championship when he was (assistant coach) at Fulham and he got them promoted.
'We have got to evaluate situations as they come along rather than set a certain standard and say "you have failed to meet that".
"While not lowering our standards we need to look at the other qualities that Steve has got. Everybody starts with a clean slate but having said that everybody is on trial.
"As far as I am aware and as far as I know there are funds available to bring in the right sort of characters and the players with the right sort of characteristics for the team."