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FA Youth Cup suspended

12 January 2021

Rovers U18s FA Youth Cup third round tie against Peterborough United postponed as the competition is suspended.

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Rovers U18s to face Peterborough United in the FA Youth Cup third round

11 January 2021

Rovers U18s will travel to Peterborough United on Wednesday January 13 to take on The Posh's U18s in the third round of the FA Youth Cup.

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Foundation and Youth Development phases paused

8 January 2021

In line with the Government national lockdown and EFL guidance, Rovers Academy U9-U15s programme will now be paused until at February 26, 2021.

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ACADEMY | An update on YDP from Tony Mee

2 January 2021

An update from Tony Mee, Head of Rovers Academy Youth Development Phase

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ACADEMY | Michael Pedley provides update from the Foundation Phase

1 January 2021

As we enter 2021, Head of Rovers Academy Foundation Phase Michael Pedley provides and update on a challenging opening half of the season.

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Youth Foundation Phase players help make hampers

29 December 2020

Youth Development Phase players joined Club Doncaster staff in making hampers for the Club Doncaster Foundation’s tackling loneliness project earlier this month.

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FA Youth Cup match against Peterborough United has been postponed

18 December 2020

Rovers U18s' FA Youth Cup match against Peterborough United has been postponed.

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U18s get ready for in-form Huddersfield Town

10 December 2020

Rovers’ U18s will welcome an in-form Huddersfield Town youth team to Cantley Park this weekend.

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November review with Paul Stancliffe

3 December 2020

Paul Stancliffe reflects on a solid November for his young U18s side

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U18s suffer defeat to Rotherham as focus turns to Grimsby Town

23 November 2020

Rovers’ U18s suffered a harsh defeat away at Rotherham United in the EFL Youth Alliance League.

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U18s return to league action with trip to Rotherham United

20 November 2020

Rovers’ U18 team are back on the road this weekend as they head to neighbours Rotherham United.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Hull City U18 2 Rovers U18 3

19 November 2020

Rovers U18s booked their place in the third round of the FA Youth Cup with a win over Hull City.

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REPORT | Hull City U18s 2 Rovers U18s 3

18 November 2020

Goals from Owan Derrett and Luca Nelson (2) saw Rovers U18s book their place in the third round of the FA Youth Cup with a superb 3-2 win over Hull City at the KCOM Stadium.

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Rovers U18s prepare for Hull City in the second round of the FA Youth Cup

17 November 2020

Paul Stancliffe’s U18s travel to face Hull City on Wednesday for the second round of the FA Youth Cup.

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Ravenhill: dream come true to play for Rovers

15 November 2020

Liam Ravenhill says he’s hungry for more first-team action after making his full Rovers debut in the Papa John’s Trophy tie against Wolverhampton Wanderers U21s.

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Paul Stancliffe reflects on his U18s' October

12 November 2020

Rovers U18s coach Paul Stancliffe reflects on a good October for his side.

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Ravenhill named in 'The 11'

11 November 2020

League Football Education (LFE) have recognised the achievements of Rovers midfielder Liam Ravenhill by naming him in 'The 11' for November 2020.

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Josh Clemitson nominated for LFE October goal of the month

11 November 2020

Josh Clemitson’s goal against Huddersfield Town U17s has been nominated for League Football Educations’ (LFE) October Goal of the Month.

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PREVIEW | Rovers U18s prepare for Burton Albion

10 November 2020

Burton Albion U18s will visit Cantley Park to take on Rovers’ U18s in the latest EFL Youth Alliance League game.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Coventry Sphinx U18s 1 Rovers U18s 2

6 November 2020

Luca Nelson's impressive run of form continued as his two goals against Coventry Sphinx U18s in the FA Youth Cup helped Paul Stancliffe's side to a 2-1 victory.

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Academy players seek home from home placements

4 November 2020

From one player to another ….  our boys academy are looking for 'home from home' placements for young players who need to live away from home to undertake their football training at the Club during...

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Rovers U18s kick off their FA Youth cup campaign in Coventry

4 November 2020

Rovers U18s will kick off their FA Youth Cup campaign against Coventry Sphinx on November 4.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Notts County U18s 1 Rovers U18s 2

4 November 2020

Alex Wolny's diving header in injury time earned Rovers U18s a dramatic victory at Notts County on Saturday.

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Rovers Academy enjoyed an excellent half-term programme

3 November 2020

Rovers Academy youngsters have enjoyed an excellent half-term programme welcoming young sides from Championship and Premier League clubs as they continue to develop as young players and young people.

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WATCH | Rovers U18s 2 Preston North End 2

29 October 2020

A spectacular solo goal meant Rovers U18s had to share the points when they hosted Preston North End in the first game of the Youth Alliance Cup group stages.

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U18s prepare for Youth Alliance Cup

27 October 2020

Paul Stancliffe’s U18 side will begin their EFL Youth Alliance Cup campaign against Preston North End U18s on Wednesday.

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U18s FA Youth Cup first round tie confirmed

16 October 2020

Rovers U18s have been drawn away against Coventry Sphinx / Shawbury United in The Emirates FA Youth Cup first round proper.

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Bojang named U18s skipper

13 October 2020

Ethan Bojang has been named Rovers’ U18 captain team for the 2020/21 season after impressing manager Paul Stancliffe.

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U18s seek back to back wins

9 October 2020

Rovers’ U18s are aiming for back-to-back wins as they take on Mansfield Town U18s next in the EFL Youth Alliance League.

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Ravenhill called up to Northern Ireland U21s

7 October 2020

Liam Ravenhill has been called up to Northern Ireland U21s squad for their UEFA U21 European Championship qualifying matches.

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WATCH | Huddersfield Town U18 1 Rovers U18 2

6 October 2020

Rovers U18s register their first win of the season with some excellent goals against Huddersfield Town.

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WATCH | Stancliffe's September

6 October 2020

U18s manager Paul Stancliffe summarises a tricky opening month for his side in the Youth Alliance League.

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Stancliffe: U18s are working hard to improve on September

3 October 2020

Paul Stancliffe says his U18s side are working hard after suffering narrow defeats over the month of September.

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U18s prepare for Huddersfield trip

2 October 2020

A refreshed Rovers U18s team head back on the road to Huddersfield Town for their first league game of October.

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Rovers U18s prepare for Grimsby Town

24 September 2020

Rovers’ U18s will hope to register their first win of the season as they head to Grimsby Town this weekend.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Rovers U18s 0 Lincoln City U18s 1

22 September 2020

Watch the highlights from Rovers U18s narrow defeat against Lincoln City U18s.

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Rovers U18s set to welcome Lincoln City

18 September 2020

Rovers’ U18s are set to play their first home game of the 2020/21 season against Lincoln City on Saturday.

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VACANCY | Head of Academy education / age group coach

17 September 2020

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

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VACANCY | Part-time and casual Academy physiotherapists

15 September 2020

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

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HIGHLIGHTS | Scunthorpe United 18 1 Rovers U18s 0

14 September 2020

Rovers U18s fell to a narrow defeat by Scunthorpe United on the opening day of the Youth Alliance league.

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U18s head to Scunthorpe for season opener

12 September 2020

Rovers U18s head to Scunthorpe United as they begin the defence of their Youth Alliance title.

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U18s begin preparing for new season

24 August 2020

Rovers U18s - current Youth Alliance champions - are underway with their preparations for the 2020/21 campaign.

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Academy return to training

11 August 2020

Rovers Academy returned to training on Monday ahead of the 2020/21 season following a long break due to COVID-19.

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U18s crowned 2019/20 Youth Alliance champions

22 July 2020

The EFL Youth Alliance have confirmed Rovers U18s as North East Youth Alliance champions for the 2019/20 season.

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Ben Blythe secures first professional deal

16 July 2020

Rovers U18s 2019/20 skipper Ben Blythe has signed his first professional deal at Rovers.

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Red Viking Rail becomes sponsor of Rovers Academy

16 July 2020

Red Viking Rail offer huge boost to youth football in Doncaster by sponsoring Rovers Academy for the next two years.

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Rovers take up an option on talented youngster AJ Greaves

30 June 2020

Rovers have taken up an option on talented midfielder AJ Greaves keeping him at the club until the summer of 2021.

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Club Doncaster launches Training Centre

19 June 2020

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Tony Mee raises more than £1,500 for HDA

1 June 2020

Tony Mee raises more than £1,500 for Huntington Disease Association.

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Mee fundraising for Huntington's Disease Association

28 May 2020

Rovers Academy Lead Youth Development Phase Coach Tony Mee is raising money for Huntington's Disease Association.

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Rovers U18s enjoy Zoom quiz social evening

12 May 2020

Rovers U18s have joined the hundreds of people up and down the country who have been taking part in Zoom quizzes to keep in-touch with friends during lockdown.

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Rovers U18s support Deaf Awareness Week

4 May 2020

To support Deaf Awareness Week, Club Doncaster have been working with Doncaster Deaf Trust to help raise awareness and for the Club Doncaster family to become more deaf aware.

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