The Blues owners have stated they are in no rush to name a new manager.
Trillion Trophy Asia have yet another appointment to complete as Lee Carsley takes the controller.
The bookies have named their odds, but it looks like Karanka and Cotterill are the one’s being put aside.
What’s also worth noting is Karanka has been away from the limelight with the death of his father, but could be back soon, who knows…
However, according to James Nursey, the Spaniard and former Redknapp right-man Cotterill will step forward if Carsley can’t get short-term results:
There has been a lot of talk of second favourite Steve McClaren, but hopefully that news is now quashed.
Find out the latest odds for the next Blues boss HERE.
What are your thought’s on this news and which one would you choose for the hotseat – Karanka or Cotterill?