Vital Football

Latest Doncaster Rovers News

DRFC Rovers win at Sheffield United

DRFC Rovers win at Sheffield United

Doncaster Rovers came away from Bramall Lane with a win thanks to a long-range effort from Simon Gillett.

Boss Sean O`Driscoll gave another opportunity to a number of trialists with Rachid Bouhenna starting the game.

Four more trialists were involved during the second half as O`Driscoll once again used all of his travelling squad of twenty-one players.

The home side had the majority of the first half chances but neither side put a serious effort on target.

O`Driscoll decided to wait until the hour mark before making wholesale changes to his starting eleven.

The only goal of the game came with just eighteen minutes remaining when Gillett fired home from distance for his second goal of pre season, both goals coming from long-range.

Back to winning ways after the disappointment of Carlisle at the weekend and Rovers now finish off their pre season programme with a trip to Grimsby Town on Friday.

Team
G. Woods, Dumbuya, Bouhenna, Friend, Spurr, Coppinger, Gillett, Oster, Shiels, Hayter, Sharp

Subs all played
Sullivan, Hird, Naylor, Carrington, Lander, Radford, Baxendale, Vine, Brown, Bennett


Join The Vital Debate


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




Vital Doncaster on: facebook

Vital Doncaster on: twitter




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

Writer:DonnyEd
Date:Tuesday July 26 2011
Time: 9:45PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Doncaster Rovers Articles

DRFC Defender Returns To Parent Club After Fracturing Foot

Harry Toffolo has been forced to return to parent club Norwich City after suffering a broken foot

Doncaster v Oldham Line-Ups - No Coppinger For Rovers

Line-ups for the game

DRFC May The Force Be With Rovers?

Betting ahead of the game today

DRFC Doncaster Rovers v Oldham Athletic History

Vital Doncaster looks at the head-to-head record against Oldham Athletic over the years at Doncaster

Doncaster Rovers Archived Articles

Vital Donny articles from

Site Journalists

DonnyEd
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Man of the Match v Oldham?
Suggested By:
Lawlor1%
Mason0%
Butler71%
Wright0%
Garratt0%
Houghton0%
Whiteman0%
Beestin14%
Marquis0%
May14%
Rowe0%
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)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.DonnyEd6
2.1879Rovers5
3.Dblido1
Vital Football Comment