Coventry chairman Ray Ranson has revealed he is close to appointing the Coca-Cola Championship club´s new manager.

Iain Dowie and members of his backroom staff were relieved of their duties last Monday, with Frankie Bunn placed in temporary charge for Saturday´s 5-0 defeat at the hands of West Brom in the FA Cup fifth round.

But Ranson told Sky Sports News on Sunday night: "We´re moving in on things.

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