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Scattergood loving his time with the U18s

19 Hours ago

Owen Scattergood is loving life with Rovers’ U18s since joining in the summer.

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McSheffrey delighted with work ethic

23 Hours ago

U18s manager Gary McSheffrey praised his side for their battling performance against league leaders Rotherham United.

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GALLERY | Rotherham U18s 0 Rovers U18s 2

24 October 2021

All the best images from Rovers' U18s 2-0 derby day victory over Rotherham United are available to view now.

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REPORT | Rotherham U18s 0 Rovers U18s 2

23 October 2021

Rovers’ U18s overcome local rivals and league leaders Rotherham United with goals either side of the half from Jack Raper and Owen Scattergood.

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Red Viking Rail Crossbar Challenge final to take place at half-time

23 October 2021

Academy sponsors Red Viking Rail are celebrating their tenth year and to celebrate have launched a crossbar challenge for young players throughout Club Doncaster.

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PREVIEW | Rovers U18s vs Rotherham U18s

22 October 2021

Rovers’ U18s return to competitive action with a trip to Rotherham United.

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U18s will face Basford United in the FA Youth Cup

15 October 2021

Rovers’ U18s will travel to Basford United in the FA Youth Cup.

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McSheffrey pleased with U18s

10 October 2021

U18s manager Gary McSheffrey was pleased with his sides performance as they beat Oldham Athletic in the EFL Youth Cup.

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GALLERY | Rovers U18s 3 Oldham U18s 1

10 October 2021

The best images from Rovers' U18s 3-1 victory over Oldham Athletic in the EFL Youth Cup.

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REPORT | Rovers U18s 3 Oldham U18s 1

9 October 2021

Two goals from Jack Goodman and a Tavonga Kuleya strike earns Rovers’ U18s their first win in four games.

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PREVIEW | Rovers U18s vs Oldham U18s (EFL Youth Cup)

8 October 2021

Rovers’ U18s will play their final EFL Youth Cup game this weekend vs Oldham Athletic.

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Made in Doncaster ... what does it mean?

6 October 2021

An open invite to FA licensed coaches and school staff across the borough of Doncaster.

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Cook building stronger mentality with U18s

6 October 2021

Academy manager Tony Cook is hoping to build a winning mentality with the U18s after a tough month of results.

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GALLERY | Academy day resounding success

6 October 2021

Academy manager Tony Cook was delighted to be able to celebrate the younger age groups in September with a special Academy day hosted at the Morecambe first-team game.

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U18s Harrogate fixture rearranged

4 October 2021

Rovers’ U18s league game against Harrogate Town has been rearranged for October 27.

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Frank Sinclair joins the Academy coaching staff

4 October 2021

Former Chelsea and Leicester City defender Frank Sinclair has joined the coaching staff at Rovers’ Academy.

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McSheffrey: U18s unfortunate in defeat

3 October 2021

Rovers’ U18s boss Gary McSheffrey felt his side's decision making let them down in their defeat to Bradford City U18s.

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Chadwick completes one-month work experience at Staveley

3 October 2021

Rovers’ U18s goalkeeper Luke Chadwick has completed a month of work experience at Staveley Miners Welfare.

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REPORT | Rovers U18s 1 Bradford U18s 3

1 October 2021

An injury-hit side for Rovers’ U18s suffered defeat at the hands of Bradford City U18s.

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PREVIEW | Rovers U18s Bradford City U18s

30 September 2021

Rovers’ U18s will return to league action against Bradford City U18s.

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Foundation and Development Phase finish September strongly

30 September 2021

Foundation and Development Phase age groups finish September strongly with positive results against Mansfield Town.

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Training Centre product James signs for Rovers Academy

27 September 2021

Youngster James signs for Rovers Academy U9s after impressing at the Doncaster Rovers Training Centre.

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McSheffrey taking positives from defeat

26 September 2021

U18s manager Gary McSheffrey wants to see more consistency from his side who fell to a 2-0 defeat away at Mansfield Town in the EFL Youth Cup.

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REPORT | Mansfield U18s 2 Rovers U18s 0

25 September 2021

Rovers' U18s EFL Cup future takes a hit with a second defeat in the group stage, this time to Mansfield.

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Heja become Academy partner

23 September 2021

Rovers Academy have joined forces with Heja to enhance communication across all age groups.

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Youngsters head out on short-term loans

22 September 2021

Liam Ravenhill and Ben Blythe are the latest Rovers youngsters to head out on loan as they continue their development within the game.

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McSheffrey delighted with comeback

19 September 2021

Gary McSheffrey has praised the character of his U18s squad who came from two goals down to earn a point away at Huddersfield.

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REPORT | Huddersfield U18s 2 Rovers U18s 2

18 September 2021

Rovers’ U18s came from two goals down to take a point from Huddersfield Town after a Jack Goodman brace.

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WATCH | Academy manager Tony Cook discusses the Rovers pathway

18 September 2021

Rovers Academy manager Tony Cook discusses the Academy pathway, gives and introduction to the Academy aims and looks forward to Saturday's Academy celebration.

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PREVIEW | Huddersfield U18s vs Rovers U18s

16 September 2021

Rovers’ U18s head to Huddersfield Town looking to put their 4-0 defeat to Mansfield Town behind them.

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Celebrating the Academy this Saturday

15 September 2021

Rovers Academy will be special guests at the first-team’s Sky Bet League One match against Morecambe on Saturday.

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U18s will learn from defeat, says McSheffrey

12 September 2021

Gary McSheffrey says his U18s side will learn from their mistakes after a 4-0 home defeat to Mansfield Town.

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REPORT | Rovers U18s 0 Mansfield U18s 4

11 September 2021

Rovers’ U18s suffered a 4-0 defeat at the hands of Mansfield Town.

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PREVIEW | Rovers U18s vs Mansfield Town U18s

9 September 2021

Rovers’ U18s are aiming to make it two league wins from two as they welcome Mansfield Town.

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U18s shine in friendly win

6 September 2021

Rovers’ U18s recorded a convincing 3-0 friendly win over Emley Academy.

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Cook reflects on August for the U18s

3 September 2021

Academy manager Tony Cook has been impressed by the work of Rovers’ U18s coaching staff and players.

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U18s game vs Harrogate postponed

3 September 2021

Our U18s home match against Harrogate Town has been postponed.

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PREVIEW | Rovers U18s vs Harrogate Town U18s

3 September 2021

The U18s will host Harrogate Town in their latest test in the EFL Youth Alliance League.

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Harrison's pride at first-team call-up

2 September 2021

U18s striker Ethan Harrison was buzzing to receive his call up to Rovers’ first-team squad against Stoke City.

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Academy Foundation and Development Phase seasons get underway

1 September 2021

Academy manager Tony Cook is delighted with how Rovers’ Foundation and Development Phase age groups have fared throughout August.

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LOAN WATCH: Hasani off the mark for Matlock

26 August 2021

Rovers’ youngster Lirak Hasani got off the mark for Matlock Town on the weekend with a glorious header while Ben Bottomley got his first minutes for Frickley Athletic.

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McSheffrey seeing positives

22 August 2021

Gary McSheffrey believes there are plenty of positives to take from his sides cup defeat to Bolton Wanderers.

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REPORT| Rovers U18s 0 Bolton U18s 4

21 August 2021

Rovers’ U18s lost their opening EFL Youth Cup campaign against a strong Bolton Wanderers side.

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Bottomley and Hasani begin loan spells

18 August 2021

Midfielder Lirak Hasani joined Matlock Town who compete in the Northern Premier Division, the seventh tier of the English football pyramid.

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PREVIEW | Rovers U18s vs Bolton Wanderers U18s (EFL Youth Alliance Cup)

18 August 2021

Rovers’ U18s kick-off their EFL Youth Cup campaign by hosting Bolton Wanderers for their first group match.

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McSheffrey calls for consistency

15 August 2021

U18s manager Gary McSheffrey has called for his team to be more consistent as they fell to defeat against Grimsby Town.

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REPORT | Rovers U18s 0 Grimsby Town U18s 2

14 August 2021

Goals either side of the half from Grimsby Town resulted in defeat for Rovers' U18s at Cantley Park.

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Bottomley joins Frickley Athletic on loan

13 August 2021

Ben Bottomley has joined Frickley Athletic on a youth loan.

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PREVIEW | Rovers U18s vs Grimsby Town U18s

12 August 2021

Rovers’ U18s will host Grimsby Town for their first home fixture of the 2021/22 season.

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McSheffrey delighted with Lincoln win

9 August 2021

Rovers’ U18s manager Gary McSheffrey was happy with how his game plan turned out against Lincoln City.

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REPORT | Lincoln City U18s 2 Rovers U18s 3

7 August 2021

Rovers’ U18s start the season with an entertaining 3-2 victory over Lincoln City.

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U18s to kick off season away at Lincoln

5 August 2021

Rovers’ U18s head to Lincoln City for the opening competitive game of the 2021/22 season on August 7. Kick off 11am.

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