Bristol City have made the decision to part company with manager Lee Johnson following the Robins’ 1-0 defeat at home to Cardiff City on Saturday.
That defeat was a fourth in a row for Bristol City which has seen them slide down to 12th place in the Championship table and fall nine points adrift of Cardiff in sixth place, and that means it is highly unlikely that they will now be able to force their way into the play-off places.
Johnson had managed to make steady progress at Bristol City since taking over in 2016 and had managed to steadily improve the Robins’ league position at the end of each season, including last term’s 8th placed finish and he did guide the club all the way the League Cup semi-finals in 2017/18.
However, despite getting off to a positive start to the campaign and being in contention for the top six during the first half of the campaign, Bristol City have fallen away in the race for the top six and will now be needing to find a replacement for Johnson ahead of next season.
Here then, we take a look at FIVE managers who the Robins should consider to take over…