For a more recent example: Fulham sacked Kit Symons on 8 November 2015 - despite promising a swift appointment and talking up the amount of interest from big names, took until 27 December for them to appoint Slavisa Jokanovic after several almost appointments and a lot of concern at owners generally not having a clue what they were doing. Maybe they did, or maybe they got lucky - either way, now widely viewed as a masterful appointment.
We have a history of not being rapid with our appointments:
Caretaker manager runs at OUFC:
6 November 1958 - 1 January 1959 - Committee
25 October 1999 - 2 February 2000 - Mickey Lewis
26 January 2014 - 22 March 2014 - Mickey Lewis
22 January 2018 - present - Derek Fazackerly