UK time is: 20:24:12
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

DRFC Saunders sickened by defeat

Doncaster Rovers manager Dean Saunders said he felt his side deserved to win at the weekend when they were beaten 3-2 at Leeds United.

Doncaster led 2-0 with just over thirty minutes remaining but were beaten by a fortuitous goal in the ninth minute of injury time.

Luciano Becchio`s poorly hit shot looked to be going well wide but came back to him off a colleague, who got in the way and he made no mistake with his second chance.

Saunders was left sickened by the defeat, which keeps Doncaster rooted to the foot of the championship table.

Speaking on the official website , Saunders said, "I thought we played ever so well and it was sickening to lose like that.

"We were up against a team who are only three points away from the play-offs and I thought we outplayed them for most of the match."

Doncaster must now dust themselves down and get ready for a crucial home game with Peterborough United on Saturday.

They are now four points from safety after Nottingham Forest beat fellow strugglers Coventry City at the weekend.


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






Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: DonnyEd Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday February 21 2012

Time: 7:51PM

Your Comments

At 2-0 and cruising they went all out for more goals. Even at 2-2 in injury time were still trying to win. Learn to shut up shop.
DonnyEd
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Articles

DRFC Can Rovers beat the Rams? (Thursday April 17 2014)

DRFC Young striker returns to Rovers (Wednesday April 16 2014)

DRFC Hooper in charge of Derby clash (Wednesday April 16 2014)

DRFC Dickov - We were hard done by (Sunday April 13 2014)

Rovers lose it late on (Sunday April 13 2014)

DRFC Cotterill to lift Rovers? (Saturday April 12 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Donny Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. 1879Rovers 41
2. DonnyEd 41
3. Dblido 2
4. Hogans Bar 1
5. Jaclin 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Leeds Utd 42 14 8 20 -9 50
17. Huddersfield 42 12 10 20 -9 46
18. Birmingham 41 11 10 20 -10 43
19. Doncaster 42 11 10 21 -26 43
20. Blackpool 42 10 12 20 -26 42
21. Charlton 41 10 11 20 -24 41
22. Millwall 42 9 13 20 -30 40

Breaking League News

LUFC McDermott anticipates tough game at Barnsley
Leeds Utd : 17/04/2014 20:21:00
LUFC Was Grayson better than Wilkinson?
Leeds Utd : 17/04/2014 19:59:00
LUFC Leeds Greatest Ever
Leeds Utd : 17/04/2014 19:19:00
Away From Home: What To Do About Late Goals?
Watford : 17/04/2014 19:14:00
LUFC Pre-Season Tour Stalemate
Leeds Utd : 17/04/2014 18:00:00
DRFC Can Rovers beat the Rams?
Doncaster : 17/04/2014 18:00:00
Forest Keeper Confident Of Win Against Blues.
Birmingham : 17/04/2014 16:33:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

How will Rovers do against Derby?
Suggested By:  
Win 40%
Lose 20%
Draw 40%