Date:Sunday October 3 2010
Doncaster Rovers midfielder Martin Woods couldn`t hide his disappointment after not earning a call up to the latest Scotland squad for their European qualifiers next week and believes that the players at Doncaster Rovers are being overlooked.
The Airdrie born midfielder has so far represented his country at Schoolboy, under 17, under 19 and under 21 level and was hoping to earn his first senior call, but he feels that playing for Doncaster, people still look at them as a 'small` club, due to their status in the game before the turn of the century.
With Scotland facing difficult qualifiers against Spain and the Czech Republic next week, Woods was hoping for a call up after hearing encouraging words from Scotland boss Craig Levein who had been in contact with Rovers chairman John Ryan.
Woods speaking in the Yorkshire Post said, 'For the first time in my career, I was genuinely disappointed not to be in the Scotland squad this week. I have been playing well and Craig Levein had even spoken to our chairman (John Ryan) to say that he liked me. But I think they have a lack of respect for Doncaster and I think they view us as a 'small' club.'
Despite Woods thoughts, Rovers do have Brian Stock currently playing for his national side Wales and Dean Shiels has played for Northern Ireland in the past twelve months.
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 October 3 2010
DRFC Notts County clash postponed (Tuesday September 30 2014)
DRFC Dickov embarrassed by defeat (Sunday September 28 2014)
Sorry Rovers crushed by Walsall (Sunday September 28 2014)
Stats: Walsall v Doncaster Rovers (Sunday September 28 2014)
DRFC Robinson to atone for midweek miss? (Saturday September 27 2014)
Former Man City strike partner to help Dickov (Friday September 26 2014)
DRFC Will Rovers make it back-to-back league wins? (Friday September 26 2014)
DRFC Walsall v Doncaster Rovers - History (Friday September 26 2014)
DRFC Experienced referee in charge at Walsall (Thursday September 25 2014)
DRFC Walsall v Doncaster Rovers Team News (Thursday September 25 2014)
|19. Leyton Orient||9||2||4||3||-1||10|
|Sky Date For Posh
» Peterborough : 02/10/2014 17:03:00
|Keith Hill In Charge of Walsall v City
» Bristol City : 02/10/2014 14:27:00
|Posh v City Live On The Box.
» Bristol City : 02/10/2014 13:44:00
|Head to Head: Walsall v City
» Bristol City : 02/10/2014 13:00:00
|Striker Unmoved. Actions Do The Talking
» Preston : 02/10/2014 09:16:00