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Doncaster Rovers 2 - Qpr 0

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10/03/09 7.45pm

Attendance: 10,223

DRFC - Rovers back to winning ways

Doncaster entertained Qpr hoping to put Saturday`s dismal performance at Cardiff behind them.

O`Driscoll made three changes from that game, out went John Spicer, Jason Price and Brian Stock and in came Adam Lockwood, Paul Heffernan and Mark Wilson.

Rovers went in 2-0 up at half time thanks to an own goal from Stewart after a mix up between him and the keeper and a header from Paul Heffernan.

Chances for Heffernan and Coppinger came after the break to extend the lead but it finished 2-0.

Rovers are now on 49 points and surely another season in the Championship is all but guaranteed.


Teams

Doncaster Rovers
Sullivan, Roberts, Hird, Mills, Chambers, Woods, Wilson, Coppinger, Lockwood, Heffernan, Wellens

Substitutes
Shiels, Hayter, Fairhurst, Price, Spicer

Qpr
Cerny, Stewart, Mahon, Leigertwood, Routledge, Blackstock, Gorkss, Ramage, Connolly, Alberti, Di Carmine

Substitutes
Hall, Miller, Balanta, Lopez, Rose

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Writer: DonnyEd Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday March 10 2009

Time: 9:49PM

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Surely now Rovers can start thinking about another season in the Championship.
dazza71
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10/03/2009 21:51:00

Surely now Rovers can start thinking about another season in the Championship.
dazza71
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10/03/2009 21:51:00

Good win - set your sites up the league not down. Don't think you'll make the play-offs though.
Thaibluefan
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11/03/2009 03:36:00

Good win - set your sites up the league not down. Don't think you'll make the play-offs though.
Thaibluefan
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11/03/2009 03:36:00

Its a shame it took till Christmas to start scoring otherwise Rovers would definitely be in the play offs by now.
dazza71
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11/03/2009 06:59:00

Its a shame it took till Christmas to start scoring otherwise Rovers would definitely be in the play offs by now.
dazza71
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11/03/2009 06:59:00

If they consolidate themselves in the Championship for a few more seasons, they will be real promotion contenders. Just hope the top players aren't noticed by Premier League clubs and made offers they can't refuse.
temaze10
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13/03/2009 21:02:00

If they consolidate themselves in the Championship for a few more seasons, they will be real promotion contenders. Just hope the top players aren't noticed by Premier League clubs and made offers they can't refuse.
temaze10
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13/03/2009 21:02:00

 

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