THE celebrations may have been audible above him, but Grant McCann’s ability to blank out the noise, move on and deliver an unmistakably defined message about the future for Doncaster Rovers was striking.
ALTRUISTIC in terms of spirit and deeds and a humble man whose time with Leeds United has clearly touched his soul, head coach Marcelo Bielsa will have felt the pain of his footballing disciples intensely on Wednesday night.
DONCASTER ROVERS manager Grant McCann is backing his side to firmly embrace their status as play-off underdogs in tonight’s League One semi-final second leg at Charlton Athletic – as they plan to spoil the hosts’ party in front of a sell-out crowd.
AFTER cheering on his hometown club to play-off glory from a holiday bar in two of Doncaster Rovers’ greatest moments, Andy Butler is desperate to toast a special achievement of his own in nine days’ time.
BRADFORD CITY manager Gary Bowyer has made his first signing of the close season after agreeing a deal to bring in Accrington Stanley defender Ben Richards-Everton - after he rejected new terms to head to Valley Parade.
LEEDS UNITED head coach Marcelo Bielsa has confirmed that he is ready to talk to the Elland Road hierarchy about potentially remaining at the club in the wake of the Whites’ Championship play-off semi-final exit to Derby County.
THE MEMORIES of Frank Lampard senior dancing around a corner flag at Elland Road after booking West Ham a place in the 1980 FA Cup final at the expense of Everton have long since assumed iconic status in the East End.