Functional attacking plan – Issue 24 (July 2012)
In his first season in charge of Bristol City, Derek McInnes guided the npower Championship side to safety, instilling a brand of attractive yet disciplined football.
The 40-year-old made his mark in coaching at St. Johnstone, securing the Perth outfit promotion to the Scottish Premier Division in 2009, ensuring the club’s top-level status in the seasons that followed.
As a player, McInnes made 221 appearances for Greenock Morton before enjoying five years at Rangers. He also enjoyed successful spells at West Bromwich Albion at Dundee United, operating as a toughtackling midfielder.
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