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The new manager of Bristol Rovers football club has been speaking to our sports correspondent Matthias Kurt. Watch the full interview with John Ward below.
The chairman of Bristol Rovers football club officially announced the appointment of their new manager today. Nick Higgs said John Ward will be in his new position until the end of the season initially.
Here's a short montage of the good times Bristol Rovers enjoyed under John Ward...
Bristol Rovers have called a press conference at 4pm this afternoon, where it's believed they will reappoint their former manager John Ward.
Mark McGhee was sacked after Saturday's 4-1 defeat at York, which leaves the club in the League Two relegation zone.
Ward was previously manager from 1993-1996.
Bristol Rovers have sacked manager Mark McGhee after the Pirates suffered a heavy 4-1 defeat at fellow strugglers York City.
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Bristol Rovers have sacked manager Mark McGhee after his side suffered a heavy 4-1 defeat at fellow strugglers York City.