Former Chelsea star Gianfranco Zola looks set to take over the reins of crisis club Hull City after the Football Association of Wales [FAW] rebuffed an approach to lure Chris Coleman to the KCOM Stadium as a replacement for Steve Bruce.
Alex Bruce, Steve Bruce and the entire Bruce family have been relegated after a final day draw with Manchester United.
Alex Bruce has a severely broken nose that has him at risk of missing Hull City's trip to Selhurst Park in Week 34.
Hull City remain hopeful that defender Alex Bruce will be ready for action in game week 23 after failing to re-appear for the second half at the Boleyn Ground on Sunday.
Alex Bruce deputized for the injured Michael Dawson to great effect in the Week 9 nil-nil draw with Liverpool.