Sligo GAA have announced that former county player and Under 21 manager Paul Taylor has been recommended by the selection committee to be the new Sligo Senior Football Team manager.
He will be recommended to Club Delegates at next Monday's County Board meeting for verification.
Paul Taylor hails from the Eastern Harps club with whom he won six senior county titles.
He played for 14 seasons with Sligo.
He was previously involved with the Sligo Senior management team when Kevin Walsh was manager.
Taylor will be announcing his full backroom team in the coming weeks which will comprise of two local selectors and a new face to the senior set-up in coach Joe Keane from Mayo.
The Crossmolina man was part of Stephen Rochford's Mayo backroom team for the past two seasons.