Darren Ferguson resigns as Doncaster Rovers manager

Darren Ferguson has resigned as manager of Doncaster Rovers after three seasons in charge.

The 46-year-old announced his decision in a statement released by the League Managers Association, with the club yet to make any comment.

The statement read: “Following recent discussions and meetings with the board I have decided to resign from my position as manager of Doncaster Rovers Football Club.

“I’m disappointed to have made this decision as I have enjoyed my time at the club and was looking forward to the new season, but I felt I had no alternative.

“I would like to thank the board for the opportunity and I am grateful to the players, staff and fans for their support. I wish the club all the best in the future.”

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