Steve Evans, Rotherham's controversial Scottish manager, was celebrating last night after taking the Yorkshire side into the Championship at Wembley.
Richard Smallwood scored the winning penalty as fourth-placed Rotherham came from two goals down to register their second successive promotion. Having trailed 2-0 at halftime, Alex Revell scored twice against his former club. Moses Odubajo and Dean Cox had opened for Orient.
The 51-year-old Evans is rebuilding a reputation after a "contract irregularity" scandal at Boston followed by a suspended prison sentence for tax avoidance. He then took Crawley into the Football League for the first time but suffered a stadium ban after an incident in the tunnel following a game at Bradford.
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