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    Nobby still leads the way . . .

    by The Boy Holty

    . . .according to the bookies. Peruvian former Newcastle midfielder remains the bookies' favourite with odds of 3/1, with ginger Shakers caretaker manager Ronnie Jepson, fibbing bald Scottish drink-driver Steve Kean and Bury legend Chris Lucketti close behind.

    Personally I'd love to see Lucketti back at the club, and his coaching experience combined with his affection for the club could serve him well. Steve Kean is someone I really hope we don't get, and while Solano (pictured) could be quite an exciting prospect, his lack of managerial experience and knowledge of the lower leagues would worry me.

    At 16/1 is Andy Preece. That would just be weird.