Russ Wilcox eyes Scunthorpe United job

Scunthorpe United caretaker manager Russ Wilcox believes that he could be in the running to take the job permanently following the team's recent results.

Scunthorpe United caretaker manager Russ Wilcox has hinted that the club's recent run of results could be enough to earn him the job on a permanent basis.

Wilcox has guided the club to away wins over Portsmouth and Rochdale since taking temporary charge in the wake of Brian Laws's sacking last week.

"Two wins, people are going to talk, and rightly so - a 4-0 win away from home against a team (Rochdale) that was joint top," Wilcox told BBC Radio Humberside.

"I don't think I need to apply, the chairman has seen what he's seen."

Scunthorpe currently sit sixth in League Two.

Scunthorpe United manager Brian Laws prior to kick-off against Northampton on September 7, 2013
Read Next:
Laws "exceptionally disappointed" by sacking
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Premier League
Championship
La Liga
Bundesliga
Ligue 1
League One
League Two
National League
Scottish Cup
Scottish League One
Scottish League Two
Segunda Division
Serie B
Ligue 2
Australian A-League
Belgian Pro League
Greek Superleague
Indian I-League
Liga MX
Eredivisie
Primeira Liga
Turkish Super Lig
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Wigan AthleticWigan27186353134060
2Blackburn RoversBlackburn27167450252555
3Shrewsbury TownShrewsbury27167436201655
4Scunthorpe UnitedScunthorpe28148639261350
5Bradford CityBradford28153104439548
6Charlton AthleticCharlton2813783733446
7Rotherham UnitedRotherham281351046361044
8Peterborough UnitedPeterborough2812794637943
9Portsmouth28133123432242
10Oxford UnitedOxford Utd29108114443138
11Gillingham2891093231137
12Doncaster RoversDoncaster2899103231136
13Fleetwood Town28106123943-436
14Bristol Rovers28113143944-536
15Plymouth ArgylePlymouth2998123138-735
16Walsall2789103438-433
17Blackpool2989123440-633
18Southend UnitedSouthend2988133247-1532
19Northampton TownNorthampton2995152749-2232
20AFC Wimbledon2787122431-731
21MK Dons2879122940-1130
22Oldham AthleticOldham2978144053-1329
23Rochdale27411122637-1123
24Bury2855182143-2220
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand