Expectations were low upon his appointment, allowing Allen to do what he always does in such scenarios – foster a trench mentality to spring a surprise.
I’ll be standing amidst all this at the Crown Ground in Accrington and frankly the anxiety levels have been getting worse every week. ‘Nail-biting’, ‘nervy’ and ‘edgy’ are a few words that sum up the run-in. ‘Bricking’ and ‘it’ are others.
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