Fans not surprised at McLeish's departure

Alex McLeish has resigned as Nottingham Forest manager after just 40 days in charge.

In a statement he says he'd left the club by 'mutual consent'.

He leaves them 11th in the championship table and six points adrift of the play-off places ahead of their game against Bristol on Saturday. Fans have said they're not surprised by the move.

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McLeish leaves Nott'm Forest

Alex McLeish has left Nottingham Forest after a 'difference in understanding'. He has spent just 40 days in the job.