Coventry City set to swoop for Roberto di Matteo after sacking Aidy Boothroyd

18 March 2011 01:48
Robert Di Matteo is set for a return to management after emerging as favourite to succeed the sacked Aidy Boothroyd at npower Championship side Coventry City.

The former Chelsea midfielder was a shock managerial casualty last month, when West Brom axed him, despite their promotion to the Barclays Premier League.

Impressed by the way Di Matteo took West Brom up, and started this season in style, Coventry chairman Ray Ranson is ready to hold talks with him and hopes to make a swift appointment. 

Return: Former West Brom manager Roberto Di Matteo could take over at Coventry

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Source: Daily_Mail