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Mowbray is 'Manager of the Month'

Tony Mowbray, the manager of Middlesbrough Football Club, has been named Championship Manager of the Month after his club became the division's form team following a string of wins in October.

The Boro manager beat off competition from Millwall's Kenny Jacket and Nottingham Forest's Sean O'Driscoll after his team recorded five wins and a draw during the month, scoring ten goals and conceding just four.

Since returning to the club in November 2010, Mowbray has won the award three times - an accolade that he says is not just an individual achievement, but down to the work of his players and staff.

"It's a recognition of the whole club, not just me. I help pick the team with my coaching staff but it's a huge team effort every single week to try to win football matches. Everybody behind the scenes is working to make it a happy camp."

– Tony Mowbray

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