Burton Albion have received over 50 applications for their vacant manager's position.
Burton caretaker boss Mike Whitlow is looking forward to taking the reins for the first time this weekend.
Fred Barber has been asked to help out at League Two outfit Burton following the exit of Gary Rowett and his coaching staff.
Burton Albion have confirmed manager Gary Rowett has left the club to take up the managerial vacancy at Birmingham City.
FC Halifax Town could face Bradford in a tasty local derby in the first round of the FA Cup after the draw was completed at St George's Park on Monday evening.
Burton boss Gary Rowett is expected to be appointed as the new Birmingham manager, according to Sky sources.
Gary Rowett reiterated his loyalty to Burton despite speculation linking him to the Birmingham job and after a 1-0 loss to Stevenage.
Stevenage benefitted from a bit of late luck as Ian Sharps' own goal saw them to edge to a 1-0 victory against high-flying Burton.