Date:Sunday August 10 2008
Sean O'Driscoll was predictably delighted after their opening day win against Derby County at Pride Park.
Most people are predicting Derby to be amongst the favourites for promotion this season whilst Doncaster are one of the favourites for relegation.
Playing in front of a full house Doncaster continue to play the way they did throughout their promotion season last term.
At times Derby couldn't get near the ball with Doncaster just passing the ball around them.
Its taken Sean time to win over the fans but things are really looking hopeful for this season after this great win.
O'Driscoll talking to Sky Sports straight after the game said 'I felt we played well and I'm pleased with the way we adapted to our first game in the Championship'
The Rovers manager is a very softly spoken man which was one of the reasons Rovers fans were a little worried with his appointment thinking that he lacked passion.
I am sure his number two Richard O'Kelly does all his shouting for him when required and they have certainly got them playing attractive football which last season earned them the tag 'Arsenal of League One'
The boss continued to say ' It was a challenge for our players coming to play against a team that were in the Premier League last season.
The players have showed that they are up for the challenge and now we have to maintain it'
Its certainly been a great start for us in our first season back in the second tier of English football in fifty years and over 3,000 fans went home very happy.
Join Vital Doncaster Rovers!
With news and views, along with a forum, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!
You can even win prizes, by posting articles comments, posting on the message forum and voting on the polls.
Vital is also 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forum but you can also suggest an article or a poll so you can air your views.
So why not join Vital today?
It's easy to register here and enjoy getting involved
To visit the message board, click here.
This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Doncaster .
Date:Sunday August 10 2008
DRFC Draw date for League Cup First Round revealed (Thursday May 23 2013)
DRFC Dickov ready to raid former club? (Thursday May 23 2013)
DRFC Hume unclear what the future holds (Monday May 20 2013)
DRFC Dickov - Good or bad appointment? (Monday May 20 2013)
DRFC Ryan delighted with Dickov appointment (Monday May 20 2013)
DRFC Dickov excited about Rovers challenge (Monday May 20 2013)
DRFC Dickov the new Rovers manager (Monday May 20 2013)
DRFC New Manager To Be Unveiled On Monday (Sunday May 19 2013)
Former striker looking for more Wembley heroics (Sunday May 19 2013)
DRFC Ryan - Only two left on Rovers shortlist (Saturday May 18 2013)
|5. Sheff Utd||46||19||18||9||+14||75|
|7. Leyton Orient||46||21||8||17||+7||71|
|Five For Fun
» Coventry : 23/05/2013 21:17:00
|Paul Black Joins Mansfield
» Tranmere : 23/05/2013 20:45:00
|Bell-Baggie Gets International Call Up
» Tranmere : 23/05/2013 20:43:00
|Horlock Returns To Wycombe
» Stevenage : 23/05/2013 20:38:00
|Bradshaw Signs Extension
» Shrewsbury : 23/05/2013 20:32:00
|SUFC League Cup Draw Date
» Sheff Utd : 23/05/2013 19:58:00
|SUFC United look to be heading to Scotland
» Sheff Utd : 23/05/2013 19:47:00