Sky Sports is reporting Claudio Ranieri and Ray Wilkins have held talks with West Bromwich Albion regarding the club's managerial vacancy. Birmingham boss Chris Hughton has been a long-standing favourite for the Hawthorns post, but the Baggies are keen to assess all available options.

Reports have suggested that Hughton remains the club's preferred choice, but that talks have taken place with candidates who are currently out of work.

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