Alan Curbishley was the frontrunner for the post early on but McCarthy's odds have tumbled in the past couple of days and now Sky Sports News are suggesting that his appointment could be imminent.
Mick McCarthy on verge of Ipswich Town appointment?
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Mick McCarthy will reportedly be named as the new Ipswich Town manager after having advanced talks at the Suffolk club.
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