Neil Warnock, who celebrates his 70th birthday on Saturday, has spent half his life as a manager at 12 different Football League clubs.
The Yorkshireman holds the record for the most promotions in the Football League – eight – having guided Cardiff to the top flight in May this year.
Here, Press Association Sport takes a look back at Warnock’s career in pictures.
Pilgrims’ progress – promotion number five
Triple whammy bruises Blades
The ‘Battle of Bramall Lane’
Hometown hero delivers Premier League
Tevez saga left bitter taste
Hoops make it Magnificent Seven
Leeds job a poisoned chalice
Warnock works wonders for Millers
‘Old school boss’ tells it straight
Bluebirds’ triumph trumps the lot