The 3-5-2 formation remains hugely popular in modern football, though with so many teams becoming smart to its threat, we need players to be adept and precise in their execution of the set-up if it is to continue to reap rewards. MORE
When Darren Ferguson departed Peterborough United in February 2015 it brought to a close a six-year association with the club, over two spells, that had yielded unprecedented success and entertainment, with Posh impressing onlookers with a brand of ambitious, attacking football that saw them become a welcome addition to the Sky Bet Championship.
In between, the Scot had a spell at Preston North End where he masterminded an incredible 6-4 win against Leeds United - his side coming back from 4-1 down.
Ferguson was manager at Doncaster Rovers from 201 to 2018.
Darren’s playing career began at Old Trafford, before he moved to Wolverhampton Wanderers, Sparta Rotterdam and then Wrexham, for whom he made over 300 appearances.