Louis Tomlinson will make his Doncaster Rovers debut in the South Yorkshire derby against Rotherham United in aid of Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice.
The Rovers’ squad member and One Direction pop star will play his first game on February 26 in the Final Third Development League fixture at the Keepmoat Stadium, kick-off 7pm.
Louis, born in Bessacarr, Doncaster, will be a member of the Rovers’ playing squad for the clash and is set make an appearance at some stage during the match.
Gavin Baldwin, Chief Executive of Doncaster Rovers, said: “We are pleased to now have a date for Louis’ debut and are looking forward to seeing him against our South Yorkshire neighbours.
“We are expecting huge interest in this game with fans from all over the world set to visit the Keepmoat Stadium for this unique occasion.
“I’m sure Louis will be delighted to step on to the hallowed turf and officially become a Doncaster Rovers player for the first time.”
Tickets for the match go on sale from February 4. The game is free to season ticket holders and Rovers Alliance members, with space allocated in the West Stand on a first-come-first served basis.
Anyone who bought a ticket for the original fixture last year can purchase a new ticket at a discounted rate of £3, while all other tickets are available at £7.
Full Price Details
Tickets are available from 9am Tuesday 4th February from the Keepmoat stadium ticket office call 01302 590250 or online.
£7.00 General tickets
£3.00 Supporters that attended the previous Final Third Development League fixture against Scunthorpe
£1.00 Adults with DRFC / Rotherham purchase history
50p Concessions with DRFC / Rotherham purchase history
Season ticket holders and alliance members free of charge (west stand only and must obtain a ticket) subject to availability.
You can also purchase your tickets online by clicking here. Please click on 'Doncaster Rovers Res V Rotherham Utd Res' to purchase your tickets.