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Average Duration - Overall
Current Season 1.70
Last 5 Seasons 1.89
Average Duration - Overall (Sorted by League)
Barclays Premier League 2.06
Sky Bet Championship 0.85
Sky Bet League One 1.77
npower League Two 2.11

1. Arsène Wenger OBE

appointed
Sep 1996

duration
18 seasons

club
Arsenal

2. Paul Tisdale

appointed
Jun 2006

duration
8 seasons

club
Exeter City

3. Mark Yates

appointed
Dec 2009

duration
5 seasons

club
Cheltenham Town

4. Russell Slade

appointed
Apr 2010

duration
4 seasons

club
Leyton Orient

5. Karl Robinson

appointed
May 2010

duration
4 seasons

club
MK Dons

6. Alan Pardew

appointed
Dec 2010

duration
4 seasons

club
Newcastle United

7. Darren Ferguson

appointed
Jan 2011

duration
3 seasons

club
Peterborough United

8. Dean Smith

appointed
Jan 2011

duration
3 seasons

club
Walsall

9. Micky Adams

appointed
May 2011

duration
3 seasons

club
Port Vale

10. Jim Bentley

appointed
May 2011

duration
3 seasons

club
Morecambe

11. Paul Cox

appointed
May 2011

duration
3 seasons

club
Mansfield Town

12. Sam Allardyce

appointed
Jun 2011

duration
3 seasons

club
West Ham United

13. Phil Parkinson

appointed
Aug 2011

duration
3 seasons

club
Bradford City

14. Justin Edinburgh

appointed
Oct 2011

duration
3 seasons

club
Newport County

15. Steve Davis

appointed
Nov 2011

duration
3 seasons

club
Crewe Alexandra

16. Nigel Pearson

appointed
Nov 2011

duration
3 seasons

club
Leicester City

17. Gary Johnson

appointed
Jan 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Yeovil Town

18. Steve Evans

appointed
Apr 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Rotherham United

19. Gary Rowett

appointed
May 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Burton Albion

20. Brendan Rodgers

appointed
Jun 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Liverpool

21. Paul Lambert

appointed
Jun 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Aston Villa

22. Steve Bruce

appointed
Jun 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Hull City

23. Lee Clark

appointed
Jun 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Birmingham City

24. Joe Dunne

appointed
Sep 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Colchester United

25. Richard Money

appointed
Oct 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Cambridge United

26. Neal Ardley

appointed
Oct 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
AFC Wimbledon

27. Eddie Howe

appointed
Oct 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Bournemouth

28. Dougie Freedman

appointed
Oct 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Bolton Wanderers

29. Paul Cook

appointed
Oct 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Chesterfield

30. Sean Dyche

appointed
Oct 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Burnley

31. Mick McCarthy

appointed
Nov 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Ipswich Town

32. Gareth Ainsworth

appointed
Nov 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Wycombe Wanderers

33. Harry Redknapp

appointed
Nov 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Queens Park Rangers

34. Graham Alexander

appointed
Dec 2012

duration
2 seasons

club
Fleetwood Town

35. John Sheridan

appointed
Jan 2013

duration
1 season

club
Plymouth Argyle

36. Keith Hill

appointed
Jan 2013

duration
1 season

club
Rochdale

37. Mark Robins

appointed
Feb 2013

duration
1 season

club
Huddersfield Town

38. Simon Grayson

appointed
Feb 2013

duration
1 season

club
Preston North End

39. Wayne Burnett

appointed
Feb 2013

duration
1 season

club
Dagenham & Redbridge

40. John Still

appointed
Feb 2013

duration
1 season

club
Luton Town

41. Nigel Worthington

appointed
Mar 2013

duration
1 season

club
York City

42. Steven Pressley

appointed
Mar 2013

duration
1 season

club
Coventry City

43. Lee Johnson

appointed
Mar 2013

duration
1 season

club
Oldham Athletic

44. Phil Brown

appointed
Mar 2013

duration
1 season

club
Southend United

45. Nigel Adkins

appointed
Mar 2013

duration
1 season

club
Reading

46. Graham Westley

appointed
Mar 2013

duration
1 season

club
Stevenage

47. James Beattie

appointed
May 2013

duration
1 season

club
Accrington Stanley

48. Paul Dickov

appointed
May 2013

duration
1 season

club
Doncaster Rovers

49. Gary Bowyer

appointed
May 2013

duration
1 season

club
Blackburn Rovers

50. Colin Cooper

appointed
May 2013

duration
1 season

club
Hartlepool United

51. Mark Hughes OBE

appointed
May 2013

duration
1 season

club
Stoke City

52. Kenny Jackett

appointed
May 2013

duration
1 season

club
Wolverhampton Wanderers

53. José Mourinho

appointed
Jun 2013

duration
1 season

club
Chelsea

54. Roberto Martinez

appointed
Jun 2013

duration
1 season

club
Everton

55. Manuel Pellegrini

appointed
Jun 2013

duration
1 season

club
Manchester City

56. Mark Cooper

appointed
Aug 2013

duration
1 season

club
Swindon Town

57. Graham Kavanagh

appointed
Sep 2013

duration
1 season

club
Carlisle United

58. Steve McClaren

appointed
Sep 2013

duration
1 season

club
Derby County

59. Gus Poyet

appointed
Oct 2013

duration
1 season

club
Sunderland

60. Nigel Clough

appointed
Oct 2013

duration
1 season

club
Sheffield United

61. Shaun Derry

appointed
Nov 2013

duration
1 season

club
Notts County

62. Peter Taylor

appointed
Nov 2013

duration
1 season

club
Gillingham

63. Aitor Karanka

appointed
Nov 2013

duration
1 season

club
Middlesbrough

64. Tony Pulis

appointed
Nov 2013

duration
1 season

club
Crystal Palace

65. John Gregory

appointed
Dec 2013

duration
1 season

club
Crawley Town

66. Steve Cotterill

appointed
Dec 2013

duration
1 season

club
Bristol City

67. Uwe Rosler

appointed
Dec 2013

duration
1 season

club
Wigan Athletic

68. David Flitcroft

appointed
Dec 2013

duration
1 season

club
Bury

69. Mark Warburton

appointed
Dec 2013

duration
1 season

club
Brentford

70. Danny Wilson

appointed
Dec 2013

duration
1 season

club
Barnsley

71. Giuseppe Sannino

appointed
Dec 2013

duration
1 season

club
Watford

72. Russ Wilcox

appointed
Dec 2013

duration
1 season

club
Scunthorpe United

73. Ole Gunnar Solskaer

appointed
Jan 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Cardiff City

74. Ian Holloway

appointed
Jan 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Millwall

75. Stuart Gray

appointed
Jan 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Sheffield Wednesday

76. Chris Wilder

appointed
Jan 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Northampton Town

77. Andy Awford

appointed
May 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Portsmouth

78. Garry Monk

appointed
May 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Swansea City

79. Micky Mellon

appointed
May 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Shrewsbury Town

80. Louis Van Gaal

appointed
May 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Manchester United

81. Neil Adams

appointed
May 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Norwich City

82. Rob Edwards

appointed
May 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Tranmere Rovers

83. Bob Peeters

appointed
May 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Charlton Athletic

84. Mauricio Pochettino

appointed
May 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Tottenham Hotspur

85. Sami Hyypia

appointed
Jun 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Brighton & Hove Albion

86. Jose Riga

appointed
Jun 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Blackpool

87. Alan Irvine

appointed
Jun 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
West Bromwich Albion

88. Ronald Koeman

appointed
Jun 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Southampton

89. David Hockaday

appointed
Jun 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Leeds United

90. Stuart Pearce MBE

appointed
Jul 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Nottingham Forest

91. Michael Appleton

appointed
Jul 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Oxford United

92. Claudio Ranieri

appointed
Jul 2014

duration
0 seasons

club
Greece

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