Andy Butler is hoping he can contribute a few goals this season after breaking his duck for Sheffield United against Northampton.
Sean McAllister is confident Scunthorpe are ready for League One after adding a few new faces to the core of last season's squad.
Nigel Clough is content with the progress being made by his Sheffield United team following a 1-1 friendly draw at Northampton.
Keith Hill took heart from the efforts of several promising young players during Rochdale's 2-0 pre-season loss to Bolton at Spotland.
Bradford have parted company with Jon McLaughlin just a day after signing fellow goalkeeper Jordan Pickford on loan.