Vital Football

Latest Doncaster Rovers News

DRFC O'Drsicoll grateful to Sunderland

DRFC O'Drsicoll grateful to Sunderland

Doncaster Rovers boss Sean O`Driscoll is grateful to Sunderland after the Premiership club have helped out with a large chunk of on loan striker David Healy`s wages.

Healy signed on loan from Sunderland for a month after an injury to leading goalscorer Billy Sharp ruled him out for around six weeks.

Since Healy`s arrival at the Keepmoat, he has scored twice in three games, with both turning out to be match winners against Millwall and Portsmouth.

Rovers have picked up seven points from nine since is arrival and have jumped back up the table into seventh place.

With Doncaster`s budget being much smaller than most Championship clubs, Sean O`Driscoll is grateful that Sunderland and Steve Bruce have done Rovers a huge favour by subsidising a large chunk of the strikers wages.

Rovers boss O`Driscoll speaking on the official website said, 'Steve Bruce has done us a massive favour. He's a Premier League player on Premier League wages. If we had to pay anything near what his salary is, he wouldn't be here.'

O`Driscoll will be hoping that his new striker can keep up his good start for Rovers when they entertain third placed Swansea City at the Keepmoat on Saturday.


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:Tuesday November 16 2010
Time: 8:17PM

Comments

0
Looks like that rules out any chance of signing him full time in January unless he would take a big pay cut.
DonnyEd
16/11/2010 20:33:00
0
Wasn't John Ryan slating Cardiff earlier in the season when they got Bellamy who was having most of his wages paid by Man City.
1879Rovers
19/11/2010 21:10:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Doncaster Rovers Articles

DRFC Fleetwood Sack Manager Following Doncaster Defeat

Uwe Rosler sacked by Fleetwood

Rovers Secure Crucial Three Points

Doncaster Rovers produced the perfect response following their disappointing defeat at Walsall in midweek as they won for the first time in 2018.

Doncaster suffered a 4-2 defeat at Walsall in midweek and manager Darren Ferguson rang the changes as he looked for a response from his side as they slipped nearer the bottom end of the table.

Ferguson made five changes to the side that lost at Walsall with Alex Kiwomya making his long awaited first start for the club and there was also r

DRFC Ferguson Delighted With Solid Performance

Darren Ferguson delighted following 3-0 win

Stats: Doncaster Rovers v Fleetwood Town

All the stats from Doncaster Rovers (3) vs (0) Fleetwood Town, Keepmoat, 17/02/18 Att:

Doncaster Rovers Archived Articles

Vital Donny articles from

Site Journalists

DonnyEd
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Man of the match v Fleetwood?
Suggested By:
Marosi 13%
Alcock 17%
Boyle0%
Anderson11%
McCullough11%
Mason5%
Coppinger5%
Marquis17%
Beestin5%
Kiwomya11%
Rowe5%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Doncaster Rovers Results (view all)

Doncaster Rovers Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.1879Rovers9
2.DonnyEd1
Write for Vital Football