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Rovers clinch safety

Plymouth Argyle
0 - 3
Doncaster Rovers

Home Park

18/04/09 3pm

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Plymouth entertained Doncaster with both clubs still looking for points to assure their survival in the Championship for next season.

Rovers brought back Paul Heffernan, Sam, Hird and John Spicer to the starting line up.

Rovers took command of the game in the first half, goals from John Spicer and James Hayter gave them a 2-0 interval lead.

Paul Heffernan clinched all three points for Rovers with twenty minutes of the game remaining.

The victory for Rovers clinches their safety in the Championship whilst Plymouth still nervously look over their shoulders.

Teams

Plymouth Argyle
Larrieu, Seip, Gray, Sawyer, Barker, Judge, Duguid, Mackie, Fletcher, Barnes, Gallagher

Substitutes
Saxton, Timar, Clark, Donnelly, Fallon

Doncaster Rovers
Sullivan, Hird, Roberts, Chambers, Mills, Woods, Wilson, Spicer, Wellens, Heffernan, Shiels

Substitutes
Van Nieuwstadt, Guy, Hayter, Lua Lua, Byfield

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Writer:DonnyEd
Date:Saturday April 18 2009
Time: 5:05PM

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Fantastic result and now the pressures off, well done all at Donny. Thanks to all those that made them bankers to go straight back down this season.
dazza71
18/04/2009 20:52:00
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Fantastic result and now the pressures off, well done all at Donny. Thanks to all those that made them bankers to go straight back down this season.
dazza71
18/04/2009 20:52:00
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Well done to Donny!
herringthorpe
18/04/2009 21:38:00
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Well done to Donny!
herringthorpe
18/04/2009 21:38:00
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Congrats Donny
Tiny T
24/04/2009 13:48:00
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Congrats Donny
Tiny T
24/04/2009 13:48:00
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