Barnsley Club Chief Executive, Don Rowing, is to retire at the end of the month. He's been at the club for nine years, initially as General Manager, and lately as a Director and Chief Executive.
Hull City need one win from their remaining two games, starting at Barnsley on Saturday, to make sure of promotion to the Premier League.
But by then they could be up anyway, if rivals Watford lose in Friday night's televised game at Leicester City. John Shires has spoken to manager Steve Bruce.
Hull City legend Dean Windass is backing Hull City to return to the Premier League. Victory against Bristol City tonight would leave the Tigers on the brink of glory. John Shires has been speaking to the man whose play-off winner in 2008 gave the club its first ever promotion to the top flight.
Barnsley's battle for Championship survival continues at Oakwell tomorrow with a home game against Charlton. Despite recent good form, the Reds are still only one point above the drop zone, and manager David Flitcroft says they're by no means safe.
Calendar understands that former Reading boss Brian McDermott will be given the Leeds United manager's job "within the next 24 hours".
Sources close to McDermott - who was axed last month despite guiding Reading back to the top flight - suggest that he'll be in charge by the weekend.
Hull City boss talks to Sports Correspondent John Shires about Saturday's Yorkshire derby at Huddersfield Town - and about the West Yorkshire Police restrictions on fans travelling from Hull for the game. They mean only around 400 Tigers supporters will be at the John Smith's Stadium.
Academy coach Mark Lillis is likely to be in charge at Huddersfield Town until at least the middle of next week. Lillis has been in caretaker charge since Chairman Dean Hoyle sacked Simon Grayson two weeks ago, and he's overseen a win, a draw and a defeat.
Several candidates have already been interviewed, with former Scunthorpe and Southampton manager Nigel Adkins, and Graeme Jones, who's assistant boss at Wigan, still in the frame. Former England and Manchester United midfielder Nicky Butt is also an outside bet.
Today Lillis has been speaking about the managerial situation, the prospects for tomorrow's game against Championship leaders Cardiff, and last weekend's defeat against Derby County.
Huddersfield Town have sacked manager Simon Grayson after the club's poor run of form. The Terriers have not won a game in the Championship since November 10 and they now sit in 18th place in the league table. Grayson won 17 of his 49 matches in charge of Huddersfield.
Sources close to the club say no one has been lined up to replace Grayson. Academy coach Mark Lillis will take charge for Saturday's FA Cup fourth round tie at home to Leicester City.
Two days before the South Yorkshire relegation battle with Sheffield Wednesday, Barnsley manager Keith Hill has told the club: "Back me or sack me."
With both Barnsley and Wednesday in the Championship drop zone, the pressure's been growing on Hill and his Wednesday counterpart Dave Jones.
Leeds United manager Neil Warnock talks to the Press ahead of Saturday's big Championship derby match against Huddersfield Town at the John Smith's Stadium. Warnock is a former Town manager, while the current Terriers' boss, Simon Grayson, was his predecessor at Elland Road.