Owen Coyle has left Wigan 'by mutual agreement' just six months after he was appointed.
The ex-Manchester United ace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has ruled himself out of the vacant Bolton manager's job.
Bolton Chairman Phil Gartside must replace Owen Coyle at the club. Here's some of the main candidates to take the reigns at the Reebok.
Coyle left Burnley in January 2010 to take up the hotseat at the Reebok Stadium on a two-and-a-half-year deal after Gary Megson was relieved of his duties.
He led the club to safety from 18th position, but failed to keep his side in the top flight last campaign.
Owen Coyle has been sacked by Bolton, having made a poor start to Bolton’s Championship campaign after relegation from the Premier League last season.
Celebrities are taking part in a football match against Oldham Athletic Legends today to raise money for victims of the Shaw gas explosion last month.
It is being played at Boundary Park in the town and will feature lots of famous faces including Bolton manager Owen Coyle and Emmerdale's Danny Miller and Tony Discipline.
Bolton manager Owen Coyle will return to his former club Burnley on the first day of the Championship season.
The Scot was a popular figure at Turf Moor after guiding the Clarets to the Premier League for the first time, before quitting to join rivals Bolton half way through the 2009/10 season.
Burnley were relegated 5 months later.
Their fans have been speaking to our reporter Daniel Hewitt.