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Former Rovers chairman John Ryan
Former Rovers chairman John Ryan

On this day in 2013 John Ryan gave an emotional farewell and stepped down as chairman of Doncaster Rovers after 15 years

The announcement came minutes before the kick-off in a Championship encounter against Barnsley at Oakwell, amid reports of boardroom disagreements following a proposed takeover bid by a hedge-fund consortium led by Sequentia Capital.