In the light of Steve Kean’s departure two weeks ago he will surely be remembered for cringing scenes of disapproval at Ewood Park, week in, week out.

As a result of his resignation, Kean leaves with one of the worst Premier League records in history.

Despite this, he is not alone in terrible Premier League appointments. Over the past twenty years there have been a string of managerial appointments that as a consequence have left clubs in the mire, some of which have yet to make a return to the big time.

So enjoy the list of the 20 worst Premier League managers despairing supporters have ever endured. These are the men with not only the worst win percentages but the shortest reigns in top flight history.

To summarise, these men won’t be the bookies favourites to replace Fergie and Wenger.

Click on Steve Kean to unveil the 20 worst managers