27/12/2013 09:56 GMT | Updated 27/12/2013 10:07 GMT

Cardiff City Sack Malky Mackay: 10 Candidates To Be New Manager

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CARDIFF, WALES - FEBRUARY 22: Cardiff City manager Dave Jones (l) and Leicester City manager Sven Goran Eriksson look on during the npower Championship match between Cardiff City and Leicester City at Cardiff City Stadium on February 22, 2011 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Vincent Tan has finally handed Malky Mackay his P45, and it is likely the Scot's replacement will be installed before the end of the year.

Here are 10 candidates to replace the man who got the club promoted to the Premier League...

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