Date: 4th May 2017 at 7:26am
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The April nominations for the Sky Bet Championship Manager of the Month Award are:

Carlos Carvahal (Sheffield Wednesday)
Wednesday cantered into the play-offs in the end under his calm leadership and direction which allowed his side to gain five wins by a single goal margin in their haul of 19 points from seven unbeaten games in April.

Nigel Clough (Burton Albion)
Completed the task he had set himself by guiding Burton to Championship survival. The passion he has instilled in his players showed in wins over promotion chasers Huddersfield and Leeds as they collected 11 points from seven games.

Lee Johnson (Bristol City)
After seeing his side lose their first two games of April by a combined 0-7 scoreline, he galvanised his players superbly, inspiring them to four wins in an unbeaten five-game run which included securing safety at Brighton.

Slavisa Jokanovic (Fulham)
Has created the most dynamic attacking side in the division who climbed into the play-off positions in April by sticking to their principles and scoring more goals than the opposition. The result was a haul of 16 points and 17 goals from seven games.

Winners will be announced on Friday 5th May 2017.