Who is Carlos Corberan? Leicester City manager candidate proven as one of English football's brightest prospects

Carlos Corberan Head Coach / Manager of West Bromwich Albion during a West Bromwich Albion Pre-Season Training Camp at St Georges Park on July 12, 2023 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Adam Fradgley/West Bromwich Albion FC via Getty Images)
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West Bromwich Albion boss Carlos Corberan has emerged as the favourite to succeed Enzo Maresca at Leicester City if the Italian completes a move to Chelsea.

The Spaniard has earned a deserved reputation as one of English football’s most up-and-coming managers after guiding both Huddersfield and West Brom into the play-offs, as well as playing a key role in Bielsa’s backroom staff at Leeds United.

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Steven Chicken

Steven Chicken has been working as a football writer since 2009, taking in stints with Football365 and the Huddersfield Examiner. Steven still covers Huddersfield Town home and away for his own publication, WeAreTerriers.com. Steven is a two-time nominee for Regional Journalist of the Year at the prestigious British Sports Journalism Awards, making the shortlist in 2020 and 2023.