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Whelan leaves boss search to Benson

Whelan leaves boss search to Benson

Paul Jewell today emerged has Dave Whelans number 1 choice in the search for a new manager at Wigan Athletic following the dismissal of Jewells close friend Chris Hutchings

It had been widely reported that a deal had been done with Graeme Souness but Mr Whelan claims that he hasn`t spoken to the former Liverpool manager for 3 years, last week Mr. Whelan claimed that he was right behind Chris Hutchings

Whelan said that he would be very interested to talk to Jewell about a return to the JJB and Jewell in reply states that he will listen to any offers though it is a bit embarrassing to talk about the Wigan job because of his friendship with Hutch.

Whelan is currently on holiday in Barbados and he`s left the search for the new manager in the hands of John Benson the clubs General Manager

Whelan told the BBC that he expects Benson to draw up a short-list of 3 or 4 candidates and they will carry out interviews in ten days time.

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Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Wednesday November 7 2007
Time: 6:33PM

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Who we gonna get now? Souness, Jewell? anyones guess
worbo
07/11/2007 18:36:00
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dont go for Jol. how poor was he with a quality set of players at spurs, ask defoe.
Hudders
07/11/2007 18:45:00
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10 days time - you could be down by then! Talk to Jewell get him back you know it makes sense!
merlin
07/11/2007 20:24:00
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forget your new boss for the minute and concentrate on embarrassin the spuds, i hope you boys spank the hotspuds this weekend
SMOKIEJACK
09/11/2007 17:18:00
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