Dundee United plan to talk to former England supervisor Steve McClaren afterward Monday as they proceed their seek for a brand new head trainer.
The Scottish Premiership learners got permission to speak to Scottish FA efficiency director Malky Mackay.
Former Hearts assistant Austin MacPhee and ex-United captain Jon Daly have all additionally reportedly had discussions.
United are searching for a substitute for Robbie Neilson, who left to enroll in Hearts previous this month.
McClaren began his managerial occupation with Middlesbrough in 2001, having assisted Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United.
He controlled his nation for little over a yr sooner than being sacked in 2007, then had spells with FC Twente within the Netherlands and Wolfsburg in Germany.
After returning to England, he controlled Derby County, Newcastle United and, maximum just lately, Queens Park Rangers, who sacked him in April 2019.