West Ham manager Slaven Bilic, Manchester United boss Luis Van Gaal, Tottenham’s Mauricio Pochettino and Everton’s Roberto Martinez have been short-listed to become September’s Barclays Premier League manager of the month.
The winner will be announced on Friday.
Dutchmam Van Gaal led United to three wins in September over Liverpool, Southampton and Sunderland.
Martinez, 42, has guided his side to a strong start to the season and the Toffees are currently in seventh place in the table.
September saw the Toffees open in style with a spectacular 3-1 victory over Chelsea at Goodison Park, courtesy of a Steven Naismith hattrick.
Pochettino and Tottenham won all their matches in September, including a 4-1 spanking of Manchester City.