The Manager

News from Tranmere Rovers FC…

7th July 2018

Manager On Dunfermline Win

Manager Micky Mellon was pleased with his side’s workout in their opening pre-season friendly of the summer. Rovers defeated Dunfermline 4-0 at East End Park thanks to goals from Larnell Cole, Amadou Soukouna, Danny Walker-Rice and Nick Long. Mellon said: […]
12th May 2018

Micky Mellon: “You Can See What It Means To The Football Club. It’s Massive.”

Rovers manager Micky Mellon on the “fairy tale” ending to Tranmere’s season In the midst of the celebrations for newly-promoted Tranmere’s incredible Wembley play-off final victory over Boreham Wood, a victory that came despite Rovers being hit by a series […]
10th May 2018

Pre-Match Micky Mellon (Promotion Final)

Manager looks ahead to Wembley final Tranmere Rovers manager Micky Mellon has been preparing his side for one final game of the 2017-18 season. Rovers take on Boreham Wood in the Vanarama National League Promotion Final at Wembley Stadium on […]
5th May 2018

Post-Match Micky Mellon (Ebbsfleet Play-Offs)

Manager gives his reaction after 4-2 win after extra time Manager Micky Mellon was pleased with his side’s character to twice come from behind to finally defeat a brave Ebbsfleet United side 4-2 after extra time at Prenton Park in […]
3rd May 2018

Pre-Match Micky Mellon (Ebbsfleet United)

Manager looks ahead to play-off semi-final encounter with Ebbsfleet Tranmere Rovers face a National League play-off semi-final at Prenton Park on Saturday afternoon (12:15pm kick-off) against Ebbsfleet United. Rovers’ opposition was finally confirmed last night after The Fleet defeated Aldershot […]
1st May 2018

Micky: “It Will Be A Great Atmosphere”

Manager looks ahead to weekend’s play-off semi-final Tranmere Rovers have a home play-off semi-final this Saturday afternoon as the quest for promotion back into the EFL continues. In a change to the play-off system in the Vanarama National League this […]
29th April 2018

Post-Match Micky Mellon (Hartlepool)

Manager’s reaction to final league game of the season Micky Mellon felt his Tranmere Rovers side played with some caution as they were defeated 2-1 against Hartlepool United at Prenton Park. With next Saturday’s promotion play-off already secured, the manager […]
26th April 2018

Injury Update – 26 April

Latest from the treatment room Going into the final league game of the season, with the play-offs to come, Micky Mellon is getting one or two players back to fitness for these important upcoming fixtures. While Ben Tollitt and Evan […]
25th April 2018

Post-Match Micky Mellon (Solihull Moors)

Manager’s reaction after Tuesday’s 2-1 defeat to Solihull Moors Micky Mellon was pleased to have the opportunity to blood some of the Club’s young players in Tuesday evening’s game against Solihull Moors. The Rovers manager made 11 changes to the […]
20th April 2018

Pre-Match Micky Mellon (FC Halifax Town)

Manager looks ahead to Saturday’s important encounter Manager Micky Mellon says the expectations of his team will never waiver as he looks ahead to Saturday’s National League encounter against FC Halifax Town at the MBi Shay Stadium (3:00pm kick-off). The […]
19th April 2018

Injury Update

Manager gives injury update in pre-match press conference Micky Mellon provided an update on the injury situation at Prenton Park during his pre-match press conference earlier this afternoon. Speaking about Ben Tollitt, who will miss the rest of the season […]
18th April 2018

Post-Match Micky Mellon (Dover Athletic)

Manager pleased with win on the road Micky Mellon was a happy man after his Rovers side picked up a victory 300 miles away from home at the Crabble Athletic Ground against Dover Athletic. Andy Cook’s first half goal gave […]