MX23RW : Thursday, June 17 22:44:26| >> :600:297083481:297083481:

Bristol Rovers appoint Mark McGhee

Bristol Rovers appoint McGhee
© PA Photos
Mark McGhee signs a two-and-a-half-year contract to become Bristol Rovers' new manager.

Bristol Rovers have announced the appointment of new manager Mark McGhee.

The League Two side have clinched the Scotsman on a two-and-a-half-year deal in order to launch the club up the League Two table.

"We are delighted to bring Mark to the club," said chairman Nick Higgs. "We were very impressed with the quality of candidates for the position, but he was a cut above, he interviewed extremely well, and has a fantastic pedigree.

"Mark has a great track record, and has managed at the highest level in this country and in Scotland. His approach is very professional and he impressed us with his plans to take Rovers forward and get the club up where it belongs. We are all now looking forward to the rest of the season with Mark in charge."

McGhee will be in charge of Rovers for their away clash against Cheltenham on Saturday.

ID:13648: cacheID:13648:1false2false3false:QQ:: from db desktop :LenBod:restore:1108:
Restore Data
Share this article now:
Did you know...?
Alan Shearer
Read Next:
Shearer rejects Rovers management role
>
Read more about Mark McGhee Football

rhs 2.0
Euro 2020 fixtures
Friday, June 18, 2021
 
2pm
Saturday, June 19, 2021
 
2pm
 
8pm
Sunday, June 20, 2021
 
5pm
Monday, June 21, 2021
 
5pm
Todays Game Header Right
Tables

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!