Vital Football

Latest Doncaster Rovers News

DRFC Webster ready to give it his best shot

DRFC Webster ready to give it his best shot

Doncaster Rovers defender Byron Webster is looking forward to challenging for a place in the first team after eight month`s on the sidelines.

Webster suffered a stop start campaign in his first season at the Keepmoat.

The 23 year old made his first league start in the away game at Sheffield United last October and suffered an elbow injury that required surgery.

When he returned in January, he made three substitute appearances before breaking a metatarsal in training, an injury that has kept him out until September.

He played his first game in a behind closed doors friendly against Chesterfield last month and was then a surprise inclusion in Rovers first team game at Coventry on Tuesday night when he was an unused substitute.

Despite having a number of options in the central defensive area, long-term injuries to Wayne Thomas and James Chambers have him on the verge of a first team call up although not yet being fully match fit.

Although he is not yet fully fit, he would be willing to step into the starting line up if required. Speaking in the Sheffield Star, he said, 'It's still very much like pre-season for me and I probably couldn't play a full game just yet but obviously if I was picked I'd give it my best shot."

Webster showed his fighting spirit last season when he suffered his elbow injury in the game at Sheffield United. After requiring lengthy treatment for the injury in the first half of the game, he battled through to complete the ninety minutes with the aid of a pain killing injection.

Having so far made only seven appearances for the club he is determined to impress this season as he is in the last year of his two-year contract.


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

Message Board

To visit the message board, click here.

Get involved

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 .


Bookmark and Share









Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:DonnyEd
Date:Friday October 1 2010
Time: 1:47PM

Comments

0
I liked what I saw of him last season. He's a big lad and I think a run of games in the side would do him the world of good.
1879Rovers
01/10/2010 13:57:00
0
Martis is also out so that leaves us just with O'Connor, Hird and Lockwood. Might be in sooner than he thinks.
donnyed
01/10/2010 20:10:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Doncaster Rovers Articles

DRFC Doncaster Rovers v Luton Town Highlights

Highlights from the clash between Doncaster Rovers and Luton Town on Saturday

DRFC Ferguson Calls Luton Striker A Disgrace

Doncaster Rovers manager Darren Ferguson slammed Luton Town striker Danny Hylton after the draw at the Keepmoat on Saturday

Ferguson - Not Looking Good For On Loan Chelsea Midfielder

On loan Chelsea midfielder Jordan Houghton could be on the sidelines for a while according to Doncaster Rovers boss Darren Ferguson

DRFC Ferguson delighted with Gutsy Performance

Doncaster Rovers boss Darren Ferguson was delighted with the sides guts and determination to earn a point in the 1-1 draw with Luton Town.

Archived Vital Donny Articles

Vital Donny articles from

Site Journalists

DonnyEd
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Man of the match v Luton?
Suggested By:
Lawlor4%
Alcock42%
Mason0%
Butler3%
Blair21%
Houghton3%
Coppinger0%
Grant3%
Williams0%
Marquis3%
Rowe7%
Middleton0%
McSheffrey0%
May14%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Doncaster 32 19 7 6 64 23
2 Plymouth 31 19 4 8 61 17
3 Carlisle 32 15 13 4 58 11
4 Luton 32 14 11 7 53 18
5 Portsmouth 31 15 7 9 52 16
6 Exeter 32 15 5 12 50 16
7 Mansfield 32 12 11 9 47 4
8 Stevenage 32 14 4 14 46 1
9 Wycombe 31 13 7 11 46 0
10 Barnet 32 11 12 9 45 -2
11 Colchester 31 12 8 11 44 6
12 Grimsby 32 12 8 12 44 0
13 Cambridge 31 12 7 12 43 3
14 Blackpool 31 10 12 9 42 12
15 Morecambe 30 12 5 13 41 -7
16 Crawley 31 11 6 14 39 -11
17 Yeovil 32 9 11 12 38 -7
18 Crewe 32 8 12 12 36 -11
19 Accrington 30 8 9 13 33 -10
20 Notts County 32 9 6 17 33 -21
21 Cheltenham 32 7 11 14 32 -10
22 Hartlepool 32 7 11 14 32 -18
23 Leyton Orient 32 8 5 19 29 -15
24 Newport 31 5 10 16 25 -15
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Doncaster Rovers Results (view all)

Doncaster Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Accrington Stanley (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : Cambridge United (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Crawley Town (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Cheltenham Town (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Notts County (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Leyton Orient (a)
Sky Bet League Two

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.1879Rovers6
2.DonnyEd6
3.Dblido3
Vital Football Comment