Hull caretaker boss Mike Phelan wants to replace Steve Bruce at the Tigers.
The former Manchester United assistant manager is keen to take over from Bruce, who left the club on Friday just three weeks before the start of the Premier League season.
Phelan watched as Hull beat Scunthorpe 2-0 in a preseason friendly at Glanford Park on Saturday and admitted he wants the vacant job at the KCOM Stadium.
"I want to be a manager. I don't really see why I shouldn't want to be a manager. Time will tell....