The former Blackburn Rovers manager Steve Kean has returned to football with a new job in Singapore.
David Dunn has called on the Blackburn hierarchy to show him some respect and tell him whether he will still be at Ewood Park next season.
Michael Appleton is the fourth permanent manager to leave Blackburn since Venky's took over in November 2010.
Blackburn Rovers will begin their search for a new manager after Michael Appleton was sacked yesterday.
The former Preston midfielder spent just two months in charge and managed 15 games at the helm at Ewood Park.
Blackburn Rovers have sacked their manager after just 67 days in the job.
Michael Appleton moved to Ewood Park in the New Year after only two months in charge of Blackpool.
A statement on the club's official website reads: "Blackburn Rovers FC can confirm that Michael Appleton has been relieved of his duties as manager along with assistant manager Ashley Westwood, first team coach Darren Moore and head of senior recruitment Luke Dowling."
Blackburn Rovers have sacked manager Michael Appleton after just two months in charge.
The former Preston midfielder has spent just 15 games at the helm at Ewood Park.
FT Blackburn 1-1 Burnley in the NPower Championship. David Dunn's stoppage time equaliser cancelled out Jason Shackell's first half goal.
Michael Appleton and Sean Dyche look ahead to today's Championship clash between Blackburn and Burnley. It's 34 years since Burnley last won at Ewood Park.
There've been plenty of twists and turns in this story but in the last couple of hours a major development. Blackpool have given Blackburn Rovers permission to speak to their manager Michael Appleton.
Rovers made an official approach last night, that was rejected, but talks have continued today and Appleton did not take Blackpool's training session.
David Chisnall reports: