Gary Megson is set to take over the reins at troubled Blackburn Rovers. The former Bolton boss was a guest of the club on Friday night for the game against fellow strugglers Blackpool, and after negotiations over the weekend he is set to be offered the managers’s job.
No announcement will be made until after today’s fixture at high-flying Cardiff City, with Gary Bowyer continuing to perform stand in duties. Ironically, Megson’s first game in charge will be on Saturday against his last club Sheffield Wednesday. More to follow…
– Richard McCormick