Dougie Freedman joined Bolton Wanderers in October 2012, with the Trotters in the lower reaches of the Sky Bet Championship table.
After almost a decade in non-league football, Justin Edinburgh’s first season as a Football League manager has been hugely successful so far, with his Newport County side firmly in the Sky Bet League Two play-off picture.
Darren Ferguson’s Peterborough United side are hotly tipped to make a return to the Sky Bet Championship this season having been relegated back to League One on the final day of last season in cruel circumstances.
In November this year, Sir Alex Ferguson CBE celebrates 24 years in charge of Manchester United.
Nicky Eaden is Under- 21s coach at npower Championship side Leicester City.
David Flitcroft was announced as manager of npower Championship side Barnsley in December 2012.
Carl Fletcher took temporary charge of the club at arguably Plymouth Argyle’s lowest ebb, in November 2011 – the club having suffered consecutive relegations back to the bottom tier, as well as very nearly being forced out of business.
Steve Eyre was confirmed as the manager of Rochdale on June 12, 2011.
As a player, Steve Foley made more than 300 league appearances in the centre of the park for Colchester United.