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HIGHLIGHTS | Portsmouth U23 2 Rovers U23s 4

5 Hours ago

Danny Amos, Rian McLean and Myron Gibbons fired Rovers’ U23 side to within touching distance of the Premier League Cup knockout stages.

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Portsmouth U23 2 Rovers U23 4

6 Hours ago

Danny Amos, Rian McLean and Myron Gibbons fired Rovers’ U23 side to within touching distance of the Premier League Cup knockout stages.

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Rovers U23s to face Portsmouth in PL Cup

20 January 2020

Rovers U23s will be heading to the south coast to face Portsmouth Development in the Premier League Cup on Tuesday.

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Watson pleased with work experience at Staveley

20 January 2020

U18 striker Jack Watson says he learnt a lot from his time on loan at non-league side Staveley Miners Welfare.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Max Watters fires home from close range against Shrewsbury Town

16 January 2020

Max Watters capitalises from close range against Shrewsbury Town in the Central League Cup.

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Michael Pedley joins Rovers Academy as head of Foundation Phase

16 January 2020

Michael Pedley has been appointed as head of Foundation Phase at Rovers Academy.

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Premier League Cup tickets on sale now

15 January 2020

Tickets for our Premier League Cup home matches against Aston Villa and Exeter City are now available to purchase.

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Shrewsbury Town Development 0 Rovers U23s 1

14 January 2020

Rovers U23s bounced back from defeat on January 7 with an impressive 1-0 win over Shrewsbury Town in the Central League Cup.

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Rovers U23s vs Shrewsbury Town U23s

13 January 2020

Rovers U23s vs Shrewsbury Town U23s fixture change.

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VACANCY | Head of Academy physiotherapy

10 January 2020

There is an exciting opportunity to join Club Doncaster as the Head of Academy Physiotherapy.

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Blair set to feature in Rovers U23s cup match

6 January 2020

Matty Blair is set to take the first steps on his road to recovery on Tuesday January 7 as he features in Rovers U23s rearranged Central League Cup match against Rochdale.

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PDP restructure having positive impact

18 December 2019

A summer restructure of the Professional Development Phase at Rovers is already paying dividends says U23s coach Gary McSheffrey.

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Stancliffe pleased with U18 season so far

17 December 2019

Rovers U18 coach Paul Stancliffe says his players can feel proud of their achievements as they head into the Christmas break top of the table.

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Boocock extends loan at Sheffield FC

16 December 2019

U23s striker Rieves Boocock has extended his loan spell at Sheffield FC for a month as he continues to progress at the world’s oldest football club.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Rovers U18 2 Scunthorpe United U18 3

16 December 2019

Goals from Nathan Dimou and Junior Smith were not enough to spark a fightback as Rovers’ U18 side were made to pay for a slow start against Scunthorpe United.

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Rovers U18 2 Scunthorpe United U18 3

16 December 2019

Goals from Nathan Dimou and Junior Smith were not enough to spark a fightback as Rovers’ U18 side were made to pay for a slow start against Scunthorpe United.

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GALLERY | Rovers U18 2 Scunthorpe United U18 3

16 December 2019

Goals from Nathan Dimou and Junior Smith were not enough to spark a fightback as Rovers’ U18 side were made to pay for a slow start against Scunthorpe United.

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Rovers Academy to face Manchester United

12 December 2019

Players from across Rovers Academy are travelling to Manchester to face United on December 14.

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iFollow Rovers | Rovers U23s 3 Walsall Development 2

11 December 2019

Rovers U23s finished 2019 with a win as they beat Walsall FC 3-2 in the Central Development League.

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Rovers U10s host EFL festival

11 December 2019

Rovers U10s played host to an EFL festival on Sunday morning at the Club Doncaster Sports Park.

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Rovers U23s 3 Walsall Development 2

10 December 2019

Rovers U23s finished 2019 with a win as they beat Walsall FC 3-2 in the Central Development League.

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Moore challenges the U23s to show they're ready for first-team

10 December 2019

Rovers boss Darren Moore has challenged the Development players at the club to show they are ready for first-team football - with Max Watters the latest to be handed his EFL debut.

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Rovers U16s crowned national champions

9 December 2019

Rovers U16s defeated Northampton Town in the EFL U16s National Final on Sunday to be crowned national champions.

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Rovers to compete in EFL U16s National Final

6 December 2019

Rovers U16s will be competing in the EFL U16s National Final this weekend against Northampton Town.

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Greaves pleased with progress since signing pro-deal

5 December 2019

AJ Greaves is pleased with how he’s progressed since signing his first professional deal at the club a little under a year ago.

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Blaney expects physical game against Leicester City

4 December 2019

Rovers U23s skipper Shane Blaney believes Wednesday’s Leasing.com Trophy match against Leicester City U21s will provide a good challenge.

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Rovers U23s 2 Grimsby Town U23s 3

3 December 2019

Rovers’ Development side were beaten 3-2 by Grimsby Town reserves in Central League North.

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Blaney enjoying U23s

3 December 2019

Shane Blaney is pushing for a place in the first team as he continues to produce standout performances for Rovers U23s.

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YDP enjoy Doncaster Parkrun

3 December 2019

Rovers YDP took on the Doncaster Parkrun at Sandall Park on Saturday.

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GALLERY | Burton Albion 2 Rovers 0

2 December 2019

Rovers U18s unbeaten run came to an end with defeat at Burton Albion on Friday.

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YDP to take on Doncaster Parkrun

29 November 2019

Youth Development Phase Academy players will be joining hundreds of keen runners at the Doncaster parkrun on Saturday.

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Amos believes new U23s set-up helps transition to first team

29 November 2019

Danny Amos believes that structural changes made to the Professional Development Pathway are helping to create a seamless transition between the Academy and first team.

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Rovers U15s continue their development with friendly against Partick Thistle

26 November 2019

Rovers U15s welcomed an Academy side from Partick Thistle on Saturday as they played a friendly at the Balby Cart School.

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Rovers U23s head to Exeter in Premier League Cup

25 November 2019

Rovers U23s are in Premier League Cup action against Exeter City on Tuesday November 26.

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Rovers U16s crowned Northern Regional Champions

25 November 2019

Rovers U16s claimed an emphatic victory over Shrewsbury Town to be crowned champions of the Northern Regional Final.

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Bradford City U18 0 Rovers U18 3

25 November 2019

First half goals from Jack Watson and Junior Smith as well as a second half goal from substitute Marius Conradi ensured a comprehensive 3-0 win over Bradford City U18s on Saturday.

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Rovers U23s 1 Scunthorpe United U23s 1

20 November 2019

Rieves Boocock’s goal helped Rovers’ Development side secure a point against Scunthorpe United reserves in Central League North.

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Rovers to face Shrewsbury in the U16 Northern Regional Final

18 November 2019

Rovers U16s will face Shrewsbury Town U16s in the Northern Regional Final.

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Rovers U23s in action for loan clubs

16 November 2019

With Rovers’ Sky Bet League One match vs Shrewsbury Town called off due to international break, Rovers supporters can go and support the future of the club at their various loan sides

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Peter Mitchell delivers resilience workshop to Academy

14 November 2019

As part of Rovers U23s and U18s life skills sessions, they have been visited by former Northern Ireland Youth International Peter Mitchell.

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Rovers U16s win Youth Alliance League

11 November 2019

Rovers U16s have seen off tough competition in the EFL U16s league to be crowned champions of the north eastern section.

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Rovers U18s head to Fleetwood in Youth Alliance Cup

8 November 2019

Rovers U18s head to Fleetwood Town on Saturday for the next game in the Youth Alliance Cup.

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Stancliffe praises positive performance

6 November 2019

Paul Stancliffe praised a strong first-half performance which saw his U18 side cruise into a 2-0 lead against Lincoln City.

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Rovers U18 2 Lincoln City U18 0

4 November 2019

Rovers U18s bounced back from midweek defeat with a convincing 2-0 victory over Lincoln City thanks to goals from Junior Smith and Nathan Dimou.

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Rovers retain Ian Kennedy Memorial Cup

1 November 2019

Rovers won the Ian Kennedy Cup after an excellent match was held between Ian's former club's Rovers and Barnsley.

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Stancliffe says his U18s must pick themselves up after cup exit

1 November 2019

Paul Stancliffe was left disheartened as he watched his side exit the FA Youth Cup to Mansfield Town.

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U12s and U14s to host Brighton and Hove Albion

1 November 2019

Rovers U12s and U14s will be facing teams from Brighton and Hove Albion’s Academy side on Friday at the Club Doncaster Sports Park.

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Academy stars take part in NCS

31 October 2019

Impact Doncaster, the Foundation’s NCS team, teamed up with Rovers Academy to offer a unique experience to a group of promising young footballers.

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Mansfield U18s 4 Rovers U18s 3

30 October 2019

Rovers U18s exit the FA Youth Cup in the first round after they came up short 4-3 away at Mansfield Town.

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U14s to compete in Ian Kennedy Cup

30 October 2019

Rovers U14s will head to Barnsley on Wednesday to face the Tykes U14s in the Ian Kennedy Cup.

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Stancliffe says his U18s are full of confidence ahead of Mansfield

29 October 2019

Paul Stancliffe is eager to get the better of Mansfield Town when his U18 side go head-to-head with the league rivals in the FA Youth Cup.

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McLean and Prior extend stay at Sheffield FC

28 October 2019

Rian McLean and Cody Prior have extended their loan spells at Sheffield FC until January.

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