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U13s enjoying step up to 11-a-side

2 Hours ago

Rovers U13s have been enjoying their first proper taste of 11-a-side football as they graduated from Foundation Phase to Youth Development Phase over the summer.

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Watson nominated for LFE Goal of the Month

9 Hours ago

Jack Watson’s stunning effort against Burton Albion U18s has been nominated for the LFE August goal of the month.

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Stancliffe offers assessment of U18s cup defeat

10 Hours ago

Paul Stancliffe felt a 6-3 defeat was a harsh reflection on his players after defeat to Mansfield Town in the first game of the EFL Youth Alliance Cup group.

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Rovers U18s 3 Mansfield U18s 6

16 September 2019

Despite goals from Charlie Bell, Lirak Hasani and Will McGowan, Rovers' U18s were defeated 6-3 by Mansfield in the second group match of the EFL Youth Alliance Cup.

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VACANCY: Head of Foundation Phase coach - Doncaster Rovers Academy

15 September 2019

Club Doncaster is the brand that connects Doncaster’s elite sports teams, the company also manage the delivery of events at Doncaster’s Keepmoat Stadium, and associated Elite Performance Centre,...

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U11s showing good progress

13 September 2019

Rovers U11s continued their impressive start to the current season with a very pleasing performance against Rotherham United on Saturday.

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Mansfield Town U18 (H) match preview

12 September 2019

The U18s continue their Youth Alliance Cup campaign by hosting Mansfield Town.

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Stancliffe: defeat will test U18s character

10 September 2019

Paul Stancliffe believes Friday's defeat to Bradford City will give his U18s side a chance to show their strength of character and bounce back from a set back.

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Rovers U18 0 Bradford U18 2

9 September 2019

The U18s fall to a 2-0 defeat at the hands of a very well organised and disciplined Bradford City.

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Welsh: Academy in a good place

8 September 2019

Steve Welsh thinks the Academy is well prepared ahead of their opening games for the new season.

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Rovers launch new Academy website

6 September 2019

Rovers have launched a new website in order to improve coverage of the Academy.

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Bradford City U18 (H) match preview

5 September 2019

Bradford City U18s will visit Cantley Park on Friday to take on Rovers' U18 team.

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U13s improving

4 September 2019

Rovers Academy Foundation and Development phases started their scheduled matches on Sunday September 1 with friendlies against Scunthorpe United.

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GALLERY | U9s sign for Rovers

3 September 2019

On August 17, Rovers U9s celebrated signing their first deals with the club.

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Stancliffe: Watson reaping the rewards

3 September 2019

Paul Stancliffe was delighted after his side came from behind to earn a 4-1 win over Burton Albion.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Rovers U18s 4 Burton Albion U18s 1

2 September 2019

A magnificent individual performance saw Jack Watson score four as Rovers U18s came from behind to defeat Burton Albion 4-1 in the EFL Youth Alliance.

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Rovers U18s 4 Burton Albion U18s 1

2 September 2019

A magnificent individual performance saw Jack Watson score four as Rovers U18s came from behind to defeat Burton Albion 4-1 in the EFL Youth Alliance.

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Academy round-up: summer 2019

31 August 2019

It has been another busy summer for the Rovers Academy with all age groups taking part in a range of different tournaments.

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U18s to welcome Burton Albion

29 August 2019

Paul Stancliffe's U18 side will finish the month off by welcoming Burton Albion U18s to Cantley Park.

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Academy to take part in Keith Alexander Memorial Tournament

22 August 2019

Rovers Academy will be attending the Keith Alexander Memorial Tournament which is hosted by Lincoln City on the weekend of August 24.

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U18 fixture changes

21 August 2019

U18 games against Rotherham United and Bradford City have been rearranged for earlier dates.

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Stancliffe demands higher standards

20 August 2019

Paul Stancliffe thinks that Darren Moore’s presence at U18 games is a major lift for the young players.

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Rovers U18 2 Rotherham U18 2

20 August 2019

Goals from Will McGowan and Jack Watson helped the U18s come back from behind twice against South Yorkshire neighbours Rotherham United to earn a point.

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U9s welcomed to Rovers

15 August 2019

On Saturday August 17, the latest batch of young footballing talents will put pen to paper as the U9s sign their first schoolboy terms.

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Stancliffe: fitness was key for U18s win

13 August 2019

Paul Stancliffe felt that the good fitness levels of his team played a vital role in the sides 1-0 win against Notts County.

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Notts County U18 0 Rovers U18 1

12 August 2019

The U18s first away game of the season took them to Notts County where they picked up their second win on the bounce.

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Ben Blythe named U18s skipper

6 August 2019

Ben Blythe has been appointed U18s skipper taking over the role from AJ Greaves who has moved to U23s.

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NCE Soccer visit the Keepmoat Stadium

6 August 2019

NCE Soccer visited the Keepmoat Stadium for a series of games against some of Rovers’ younger Academy age groups.

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Stancliffe praises excellent performance from Rovers Youth team

5 August 2019

Paul Stancliffe was full of praise for his U18s side who pulled off a wonderful performance to defeat defending champions Grimsby Town 4-1.

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GALLERY | Rovers U18 4 Grimsby Town U18 1

5 August 2019

Rovers U18s' season got off to a blistering start with a convincing 4-1 win over title-holders Grimsby Town.

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Rovers U18 4 Grimsby Town U18 1

5 August 2019

Rovers’ U18s put last season’s Youth Alliance League champions Grimsby Town to the sword in a thrilling encounter at Cantley Park.

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U18s to kick-off season against Grimsby

31 July 2019

Rovers’ U18s will host Grimsby Town for the opening game of the 2019/20 Youth Alliance campaign.

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Rovers U14 hosted Arizona side SC del Sol

30 July 2019

Rovers U14s hosted a side from Arizona on Saturday July 26 when they welcomed SC del Sol to play a friendly at the Club Doncaster Sports Park.

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Rovers U23s to face Staveley Miners Welfare FC in pre-season

29 July 2019

A mixed Rovers U23 and U18 side will travel to Staveley Miners Welfare FC for a pre-season friendly which kicks off at 7.45pm on Tuesday July 30.

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U14s drawn in group A of the Sheffield Trophy

24 July 2019

Rovers U14s will face Celtic, Sheffield Wednesday, and Global Premier Soccer (a US soccer academy providing pathways to the professional game) in the Sheffield Trophy.

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Hasani signs professional deal with Rovers

19 July 2019

Lirak Hasani has put pen to paper on his first professional deal with Rovers. The deal lasts one year with an option to take up a second.

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Hasani says professional deal is just the first step

19 July 2019

Lirak Hasani says the focus is to keep improving after signing his first professional deal with Rovers.

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iFollow Rovers freeview | Inside Rovers - Academy edition

19 July 2019

Rovers Academy had a change of scenery when they travelled to Cleethorpes for pre-season training on the beach.

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U18s drawn in Youth Alliance Cup

16 July 2019

Rovers’ U18s have been drawn in group one for the EFL Youth Alliance Northern Cup 2019/20.

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Moore impressed by Academy

16 July 2019

Rovers manager Darren Moore has spoken about the importance that the Academy will play in the club's future.

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Academy to feature in IDA Cup

15 July 2019

Rovers’ U9-U11 teams will participate in the IDA International Cup 2019 at The Queens Ethelburgas School.

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IDA International Cup groups drawn

15 July 2019

Rovers Academy groups for the IDA International Cup have been confirmed ahead of the club's participation in the tournament.

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U18 2019/20 fixtures released

12 July 2019

Rovers U18s will welcome 2018/2019 champions Grimsby Town on the opening day of the Youth Alliance League.

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Rovers Academy to welcome SC del Sol

5 July 2019

Academy teams from Rovers’ Development phase will be hosting SC del Sol from Phoenix, Arizona as part of the US side’s pre-season tour.

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Hasani recharged and ready to go

4 July 2019

Promising midfielder Lirak Hasani feels recharged and ready to go after reporting for pre-season training on Thursday morning.

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Horton ready for new season

3 July 2019

Branden Horton is ready to fight for a spot in the first-team after making the step up to the development team this summer.

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Stancliffe excited for new U18s season

3 July 2019

Rovers’ U18 team returned to pre-season training on Thursday morning to be put through their paces under the eyes of Paul Stancliffe and his coaching team.

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Academy star Hasani invited to Houses of Parliament

29 May 2019

Rovers Academy star Lirak Hasani was invited to attend a reception at the Houses of Parliament to mark the visit of the Kosovan Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee.

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Elliott Walker nominate for LFE Goal of the Month

14 May 2019

Rovers U18 player Elliott Walker has been nominated for the LFE Goal of the Month for April.

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U14s win Pilgrim Cup

10 May 2019

Rovers U14 were crowned champions at the tenth annual Pilgrim Cup tournament which took place at RAF Cranwell on May 4 – May 5.

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Stancliffe: U18s should be proud of their season

6 May 2019

Paul Stancliffe says his U18s side should be proud of what they’ve achieved this season as they finish second in the Youth Alliance League North East Division.

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Notts County U18 2 Rovers U18 1

6 May 2019

Rovers U18s finish second in the North East Youth Division after a frustrating 2-1 defeat at Notts County.

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