Ipswich assistant manager Willie Donachie is interested in taking over from Joe Royle, who left Portman Road by mutual consent.
Donachie (r) wants to replace Royle at Portman Road
Donachie was right-hand man to Royle during his Ipswich reign, but now wants to replace Royle.
Chief executive Derek Bowden said: "Willie has thrown his hat into the ring and told us he would like to be considered for the job."
Bowden revealed that applications has already been received for the job.