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Yeovil Town and Scunthorpe United sack their managers

Yeovil Town and Scunthorpe United have this afternoon confirmed the sacking of first team managers.

Glovers’ Darren Way got the boot following their 2-0 defeat to MK Dons yesterday. The result meant that has left them 22nd in League Two table and just two points above the relegation zone.

For their match against Forest Green, fans held up a Way Out banner. Supporters also voiced their dissatisfaction by putting up posters with the with the #WayOut hashtag written on it.

They were placed on lampposts and street signs before and after the game last month.

Against MK on Saturday they also displayed a RIP YTFC flag…


“Yeovil Town Football Club can confirm that with regret Darren Way has had his employment with the club terminated and is no longer First Team Manager.

“Whilst Darren’s dedication, strong work ethic and potential are all clear, the Board of Directors has been compelled to act as the run of form in 2019 – including 10 losses in the last 12 games – is not acceptable.

“All at Yeovil Town FC wish to place on record our thanks to Darren for his long service and contribution to the club as a key player, coach and manager. We wish Darren nothing but the best for his future.

“Neale Marmon has taken on First Team Manager duties on a temporary basis and we ask all our fans to strongly back him and our talented squad of players in the remaining games this season.

“Any additional changes to the First Team coaching structure that may occur will be announced in due course.”


Scunthorpe United have also confirmed the departure of their boss Stuart McCall following their 3-1 defeat to Rochdale, leaving the Iron two points above the relegation zone.

They picked up five wins in six games back in January, but since then only won twice.


Football fans have since given their reaction to the sacking of Darren Way at Yeovil Town and Stuart McCall at Scunthorpe United – find out what they had to say on the next page.


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