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Head2Head: Shane Blaney vs Danny Amos

8 April 2020

Danny Amos and Shane Blaney are the next pair of players to take on our drawing challenge.

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McLean wins U23s goal vote

5 April 2020

Rian McLean’s excellent strike against Portsmouth in the Premier League Cup has won the U23s goal vote.

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Foundation Phase join up with TopTekkers to provide fun home training

30 March 2020

Rovers Academy have joined up with TopTekkers to provide a perfect home training solution for youngsters in the club’s Foundation Phase.

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VOTE | Rovers U23s best goal of January and February

29 March 2020

Rovers U23s have had a very impressive run of results since the turn of the new year.

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Jack Watson nominated for LFE February Goal of the Month

18 March 2020

Jack Watson's stunning goal against Chesterfield has been shortlisted for the LFE February Goal of the Month.

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Loan watch: Watters and McLean in action this week

15 March 2020

Max Watters (Maidstone United) and Rian McLean (Pickering Town) were in action this week while Tadcaster Albion’s match against Workington FC came too soon for Rieves Boocock.

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Schoolboy and Youth Team games postponed

13 March 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, all Academy, youth team and schoolboy games have been postponed until April 3.

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West Bromwich Albion reserves 1 Rovers U23s 1 (8-9 on penalties)

12 March 2020

Rovers U23s secured their place in the Central League Cup Northern Regional Final winning a penalty shootout against Championship team West Bromwich Albion.

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Boocock joins Tadcaster Albion on loan

11 March 2020

Rieves Boocock has joined Tadcaster Albion on a one month loan as he continues his professional development.

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Loan watch: Watters back to winning ways with Maidstone United

10 March 2020

Rovers forwards Alex Kiwomya and Max Watters both retained their places up front for their loan clubs this week with both of their respective clubs picking up wins while Ian Lawlor was on the bench...

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McLean joins Pickering Town on loan

10 March 2020

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Stancliffe praises Luca Nelson in Rovers U18s win

10 March 2020

Paul Stancliffe praised super-sub Luca Nelson for his stunning contribution to his side's 3-2 win over Notts County U18.

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Rovers U18s 3 Notts County U18s 2

9 March 2020

Rovers U18s formulated a dramatic late come back to beat Notts County U18 3-2 at Cantley Park.

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Rovers U18s prepare to face Notts County at Cantley Park

6 March 2020

Notts County U18s will visit Cantley Park this Saturday looking to cause an upset against a thriving Rovers U18s.

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Reece James set to feature for U23s in Premier League Cup

6 March 2020

Darren Moore has praised his medical staff at the club and at Doncaster Royal Infirmary as Reece James looks set to play his first minutes of football since picking up an injury against Bolton...

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Academy goalkeepers get first team experience

5 March 2020

Rovers’ Youth Development Phase goalkeepers enjoyed a first team experience during half-term as they headed to the training ground at Cantley Park for a two hour training session.

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Rovers to host Coppinger Cup

5 March 2020

Rovers Academy to host first annual Coppinger Cup an U7s football festival for grass roots and school boys teams in Doncaster.

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Rovers U23s to face West Bromwich Albion in Premier League Cup

4 March 2020

Rovers U23s have been drawn away to West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League Cup round of 16.

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McSheffrey praises his U23s complete performance against Scunthorpe

4 March 2020

Gary McSheffrey felt his side put in a complete performance after they beat Scunthorpe United reserves 6-1 in Central League North.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Rovers U23s 6 Scunthorpe United U23s 1

4 March 2020

Rovers U23s hit Scunthorpe United U23s for 6 in Central Development League. Goals from Matty Blair, Jack Watson, Junior Smith (2), Rieves Boocock, and Jason Lokilo.

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Lokilo pleased with contribution to U23s win over Scunthorpe

3 March 2020

Jason Lokilo said he was pleased to contribute to Rovers U23s emphatic victory over Scunthorpe United on Monday.

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Scunthorpe U23 game moved to Cantley Park

1 March 2020

Rovers U23s’ Central League fixture at Scunthorpe United on Monday will now be played at Cantley Park.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Rovers U23s 2 Exeter City 2

26 February 2020

Rovers U23s side progressed to the knockout stages of the Premier League Cup after a battling 2-2 draw with Exeter City U23s at the Keepmoat Stadium.

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Stancliffe delighted with U18s first half display

25 February 2020

Paul Stancliffe complimented the U18s first half display against Lincoln City U18s which saw them race into a two goal lead.

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McSheffrey pleased with draw against best team his U23s have faced

25 February 2020

Gary McSheffrey felt his U23 side saw exactly what standard they must step up to after holding an impressive Exeter City side to a draw on their way to the knockout stages of the Premier League Cup.

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Rovers U23s 2 Exeter U23s 2

25 February 2020

Rovers U23s side progressed to the knockout stages of the Premier League Cup after a battling 2-2 draw with Exeter City U23s at the Keepmoat Stadium.

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GALLERY | Rovers U23s 2 Exeter U23s 2

25 February 2020

Rovers U23s side progressed to the knockout stages of the Premier League Cup after a battling 2-2 draw with Exeter City U23s at the Keepmoat Stadium.

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HIGHLIGHTS | Lincoln City U18s 1 Rovers U18s 2

24 February 2020

Goals from Lirak Hasani and Jack Watson earned Rovers their fourth win on the bounce in the Youth Alliance League.

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Lincoln City U18s 1 Rovers U18s 2

24 February 2020

Goals from Jack Watson and Lirak Hasani meant Rovers U18s made it four wins on the bounce as they held firm to defeat Lincoln City U18s 2-1.

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Loan watch: Watters, Kiwomya, Boocock

23 February 2020

Three of Rovers players out on loan featured for their clubs this weekend with Max Watters and Alex Kiwomya starting for Maidstone United and Chorley FC respectively, while Rieves Boocock made an...

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Rovers U23s would top table with cup win on Monday

23 February 2020

A win in Monday’s Premier League Cup match vs Exeter City would see Rovers U23s finish top of their group.

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U18s aiming to make it four wins on the bounce

21 February 2020

Paul Stancliffe's U18 team are aiming to make it four wins on the bounce as they head to Lincoln City.

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Watters joins Maidstone on loan

21 February 2020

Max Watters has joined Maidstone United on loan for one month.

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Rovers U23s fixture against Scunthorpe United moved to March 2

21 February 2020

Rovers U23s Central Development League fixture against Scunthorpe United has been brought forward by 24 hours and will now be played on Monday March 2.

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Rovers U9s win Harrogate tournament

20 February 2020

Rovers U9s saw off competition from Sheffield United, Rotherham United, Grimsby Town, Harrogate Town, Barrow, Doncaster Rovers Development, and Centre of Football Excellence to be crowned Harrogate...

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HIGHLIGHTS | Grimsby Town reserves 1 Rovers U23s 1

20 February 2020

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Rovers U23s to face Grimsby Town U23s Tuesday

17 February 2020

Rovers U23 will face Grimsby Town on February 18 at Blundell Park. Kick off 2pm.

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Anderson helps coach at Rovers Academy

17 February 2020

Tom Anderson has been passing on his knowledge to Rovers Academy players as he coaches them while working towards his UEFA B coaching licence.

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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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