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Jenkins Down To 'Top 10' List

Jenkins Down To 'Top 10' List

After receiving more than 100 applications for the job, Huw Jenkins now says he has cut that down to a 'top 10' short-list.

The Evening Post also say that the new manager will be British, or at least based on Britain.

Jenkins told the Evening Post:

'There are still applications coming in, but I'd say we're down to a top 10 now,'

'We are well aware of the need to get things settled again as soon as we can and ideally we'll have some positive news by Friday.'


After suspending the betting yesterday afternoon for apparently big bets on Aidy Boothroyd and Paul Tisdale, Victor Chandler have now re-opened the betting and Martinez's assistant Graeme Jones is still favourite at 6/4. Boothroyd's odds have shortened and he's now third favourite at 13/2, just behind Gary Speed and Paul Tisdale at 6/1.

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Writer:VitalSwansea
Date:Tuesday June 9 2009
Time: 12:00PM

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Fair play Huw, he's the only one who's come out of this farce with any dignity
Swan4eva
09/06/2009 12:10:00
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Fully agree.
GThomas
09/06/2009 12:51:00
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I'm starting to think that fans should really worry about SCAFC only if Huw would decide to quit the job. The man's doing a terrific job as chairman. He has brought Martinez and it was a success despite a lot of pesimism. I'm fully confident now that he's gonna bring a replacement quality enough.
Czech_Jack
09/06/2009 13:05:00
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And me CJ, the last 2 choices brought success and the same will happen again. Jackett got us promoted out of League 2, Martinez got us promoted out of League 1. There's a trend to follow there now for the new manager!
GThomas
09/06/2009 13:08:00
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Huw Jenkins is the "unsung hero" of Swansea City. The players get the plaudits, but he is Mr. Swansea with backing from his Directors.
willow
09/06/2009 16:34:00
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exactly martinez did well but who saw the potential in the first place
james,jackarmy
09/06/2009 22:07:00
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he is willow and lets hope hes here for years to come. I have full confidence he'll appoint the right man for the job, he hasn't failed so far
GThomas
10/06/2009 00:29:00
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huw jenkins has done brilliaintly for us and we all can see that he will find the best person possible to replace roberto martinez, huw jenkins' barmy army :) bring on the new season
Gilley07
10/06/2009 12:43:00
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