Gianfranco Zola was sacked as manager of West Ham United this morning. While this hardly comes as surprising news for followers of the club and the Premier League, it’s still quite a shame for a professional who showed so much promise yet for a team that played so poorly during the 2009-10 season.

Now that Zola has been shown the door, who do you think should replace him? Vote in the poll below and share your opinion in the comments section.

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