"If we play our cards right we could do something special next season," he told The Star. "I sincerely believe that we have the man (O'Driscoll) who could make that happen.
"Along with Richard (O'Kelly), he's done wonders for this club. His tactical awareness and the way he sets his teams up makes good players play out of their skin.
"I think every player in the Doncaster Rovers squad owes Sean something. They were good players before he got hold of them but they are a lot better players now."
Doncaster comfortably avoided an instant return to League One in their first season in the Championship, finishing 14 points clear of the drop zone.