Nathan Jones sacked by struggling Stoke

Nathan Jones has been sacked by Championship strugglers Stoke with assistant manager Paul Hart and first-team coach Joaquin Gomez also departing the bet365 Stadium with immediate effect.

Rory Delap, Kevin Russell and Andy Quy will take temporary charge of first-team affairs as the side prepares for Monday's clash against West Brom.

Preston Alex Neil is the 2-1 favourite to replace Jones with former Potters chief Tony Pulis 7-2 for a return to Stoke.




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