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Foundation Phase back with a bang

14 February 2020

The U9s and U10s are preparing for a mini-tournament which will take place on the weekend between Rovers, Wigan and Nottingham Forest.

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VACANCY | Academy secretary

13 February 2020

We are currently recruiting for the position of academy secretary. We are looking for a dedicated, enthusiastic, and adaptable person to join our Academy to assist with the forward plans we have in...

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HIGHLIGHTS | Rovers U23s 1 Mansfield Town 2

12 February 2020

Rovers U23s fell to a 2-1 defeat to Mansfield Town U23s in a match that went through all the weather elements and included two own goals.

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Rovers U23s 1 Mansfield Town U23s 2

12 February 2020

Rovers U23s fell to a 2-1 defeat at home to Mansfield Town U23s in the Central League.

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Stancliffe praises Johnson in victory over Chesterfield

11 February 2020

Paul Stancliffe hailed the performance of goalkeeper Kian Johnson after the U18s 3-0 win at home to Chesterfield.

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Rovers U23s prepare for Mansfield Town

10 February 2020

Rovers U23s will host Mansfield Town reserves in the Central League Cup on Tuesday February 11.

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Rovers U18s 3 Chesterfield U18 0

10 February 2020

Rovers’ U18s move 10 points clear at the top of their division after a compelling 3-0 win over Chesterfield.

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Rovers U18s prepare for Chesterfield

7 February 2020

Rovers U18s are aiming to build on their win against Mansfield Town as they host Chesterfield at Cantley Park on Saturday. (11am kick off).

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Rovers U17s welcome international touring team from Leicester City

4 February 2020

Rovers U17s welcomed Leicester City’s Thai international team on Tuesday January 28.

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Baptiste set to feature in Rovers U23s match

3 February 2020

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Stancliffe praised his side's character in win over Mansfield

3 February 2020

Paul Stancliffe praised his U18s performance against Mansfield Town after a late goal secured a 2-1 victory.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Mansfield Town U18s 1 Rovers U18s 2

3 February 2020

Rovers U18s claimed a 2-1 victory over Mansfield Town at the fourth time of asking.

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Mansfield Town U18 1 Rovers U18 2

3 February 2020

Goals from Jack Watson and Junior Smith saw Rovers’ U18 side claim three points at title rivals Mansfield Town.

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U23s Premier League Cup match to take place on February 24

3 February 2020

Rovers U23s' Premier League Cup match against Exeter City reserves has been moved to February 24 due to the Grecians' progression to the semi-final of the Leasing.com Trophy.

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Boocock joins Cleethorpes on loan

31 January 2020

Rieves Boocock has joined Northern Premier League Division One South East side Cleethorpes Town on loan.

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Rovers U18s prepare to face Mansfield Town U18s for the fourth time

31 January 2020

Rovers U18s will face Mansfield Town U18s for the fourth time this season as they travel to the midlands’ club aiming to extend their lead at the top of the division.

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McSheffrey delighted with Premier League Cup progression

30 January 2020

Gary McSheffrey is pleased with his side’s progression to the knockout stages of the Premier League Cup.

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Watters pleased with personal progression

30 January 2020

Max Watters believes his brace against Aston Villa U23s will give him confidence heading into the remainder of the season.

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Rovers U23s 4 Aston Villa U23s 0

30 January 2020

Rovers U23s secured their place in the knockout stages of the Premier League Cup with an impressive 4-0 victory over Aston Villa at the Keepmoat Stadium.

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Rovers U23s to host Aston Villa U23s

28 January 2020

Rovers U23s host Aston Villa U23s in the Premier League Cup on Wednesday January 29 knowing a point will be enough for them to claim their place in the last 16 of the competition.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Huddersfield Town U17 2 Rovers U18 6

27 January 2020

Rovers U18s got 2020 off to a winning start with an emphatic 6-2 victory away at Huddersfield Town on Saturday.

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Huddersfield Town U17 2 Rovers U18 6

27 January 2020

Rovers U18s got 2020 off to a winning start with an emphatic 6-2 victory away at Huddersfield Town on Saturday.

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Rovers U18s will travel to Huddersfield Town

24 January 2020

Paul Stancliffe’s U18s will travel to Huddersfield Town for their first competitive league game of 2020.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Portsmouth U23 2 Rovers U23s 4

22 January 2020

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

22 January 2020

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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