Dennis Wise and Kevin Blackwell are among a large number of applicants for Coventry City's vacant managerial post, reports BBC Coventry & Warwickshire. The League One outfit sacked boss Andy Thorn on Sunday following a disappointing start to the season, drawing all three of their opening matches.

The Sky Blues board have received a high volume of applications vying for the first managerial opening of the season.

Coventry have not yet set a timescale for finding a new manager.

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