Vital Football

Latest Doncaster Rovers News

DRFC Rovers start pre-season with a win

DRFC Rovers start pre-season with a win

Doncaster Rovers started their pre-season campaign with a comprehensive 4-0 win at Frickley Athletic.

Rovers included a number of trialists as well as a number of last season`s squad who have yet to sign new deals with the club.

New Rovers boss Paul Dickov included three trialists in the first half and they eventually opened the scoring when Paul Keegan scored for Rovers.

Chris Brown doubled the lead when he headed home a Keegan corner and he scored his second of the night when he tapped in for a third just before half time after a good effort from James Husband.

Dickov included three more trialists in the second half as he started with a different eleven from the first half.

Paul Quinn was amongst the second half substitutes. Quinn, who is now out of contract, was reported to have turned down a new deal with the club but he was part of the side that started the second half.

The defender set up David Syers for the fourth goal of the evening. His cross was met by Syers, who scored at the second attempt.

It was to prove the only goal of the second half as Rovers started pre-season with a comfortable win.

Rovers will now prepare for their next pre-season game when they travel to Retford United on Saturday.


Rovers Teams

First Half:
Sullivan, Binns, Jones, Trialist, Husband, Trialist, Harper, Keegan, Bennett, Trailist, Brown

Second Half:
Trialist, Quinn, Trialist, Wakefield, Spurr, Trialist, Fernandez, Middleton, Cotterill, Syers, Paynter


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 2 2013
Time: 9:21PM

Comments

0
A team of trialists.
DonnyEd
07/07/2013 20:55:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Doncaster Rovers Articles

DRFC Grimsby Town v Doncaster Rovers Team News

Team news ahead of the game at Blundell Park

EFL Cup To Fast Track Video Assistance?

It's been reported this week that the Football Association could now fast track video assistant referee help for match day officials in the League Cup.

EFL Trophy Continues To Have A Future

EFL chief executive Shaun Harvey has said that the revamped EFL Trophy continues to have a future for League One and Two clubs in the coming years.

DRFC Darren Ferguson To Reach Special Landmark On Saturday

Doncaster Rovers manager Darren Ferguson will reach a landmark when his side step out at Grimsby Town on Saturday

Archived Vital Donny Articles

Vital Donny articles from

Site Journalists

DonnyEd
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How do you think Rovers will do against Grimsby?
Suggested By:
Win63%
Lose37%
Draw0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Doncaster 39 23 9 7 78 30
2 Plymouth 39 23 6 10 75 19
3 Portsmouth 39 20 8 11 68 26
4 Stevenage 39 19 5 15 62 12
5 Blackpool 39 15 15 9 60 21
6 Luton 39 15 15 9 60 19
7 Exeter 39 17 8 14 59 16
8 Carlisle 39 15 14 10 59 -2
9 Mansfield 39 15 13 11 58 5
10 Colchester 39 16 9 14 57 4
11 Wycombe 39 15 10 14 55 0
12 Cambridge 39 15 9 15 54 4
13 Accrington 39 13 13 13 52 1
14 Grimsby 39 14 10 15 52 -2
15 Barnet 39 12 15 12 51 -3
16 Crewe 39 12 12 15 48 -9
17 Crawley 39 13 9 17 48 -13
18 Yeovil 39 10 16 13 46 -9
19 Morecambe 39 13 7 19 46 -15
20 Notts County 39 13 7 19 46 -22
21 Hartlepool 39 10 11 18 41 -16
22 Cheltenham 39 9 12 18 39 -16
23 Newport 39 7 12 20 33 -21
24 Leyton Orient 39 9 5 25 32 -29
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Doncaster Rovers Results (view all)

Doncaster Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Apr 1 2017 1:00PM : Grimsby Town (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 8 2017 3:00PM : Mansfield Town (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 14 2017 3:00PM : Colchester United (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 17 2017 3:00PM : Blackpool (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 22 2017 3:00PM : Wycombe Wanderers (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Apr 29 2017 3:00PM : Exeter City (H)
Sky Bet League Two

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.DonnyEd10
2.1879Rovers8
3.Dblido1
The Vital Football Members League