Doncaster Rovers - Sharp claims points for Rovers
UK time is: 13:25:47
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Doncaster Rovers 1 - Sheffield Wednesday 0


08/12/09 7.45pm

Attendance: 12,825

Sharp claims points for Rovers

Doncaster Rovers enjoyed back to back victories for the first time this season with a hard fought 1-0 win over South Yorkshire rivals Sheffield Wednesday.

Rovers stuck with the same side that defeated Crystal Palace at the weekend for the game.

The only goal of the game came inside the final fifteen minutes when Billy Sharp, who is on loan from Wednesday`s steel city neighbours United gave Grant no chance in the Wednesday goal with a powerful header.

The goal was his seventh in his last eight games as he is beginning to produce the form he showed when at Scunthorpe United, prior to joining Sheffield United.


Doncaster Rovers
Sullivan, Chambers, Shackell, Roberts, O`Connor, Oster, Woods, Shiels, Coppinger, Sharp, Hayter

Smith, Webster, Gillett, Spicer, Hird, Wilson, Guy

Sheffield Wednesday
Grant, Buxton, Purse, Beevers, Spurr, Tudgay, McAllister, Potter, Johnson, O`Connor, Clarke

O`Donnell, Esajas, Simek, Soares, Feeney, Gray, Varney

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

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

The Journalist

Writer: DonnyEd Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday December 8 2009

Time: 10:15PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Another good three points, its still quite tight in the bottom half.
Report Abuse
09/12/2009 19:32:00

Had to be Billy Sharp didn't it!
Report Abuse
09/12/2009 21:59:00

I said on here the other day he was a banker for the first goal, wish I'd have backed him.
King Billy
Report Abuse
10/12/2009 05:37:00

We just need to make sure w can hold onto Sharp in January, all these goals might get a few people interested.
Report Abuse
10/12/2009 05:39:00


Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. 1879Rovers 7
2. DonnyEd 5
3. Dblido 4

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Oldham 11 1 8 2 -4 11
19. Shrewsbury 11 3 2 6 -4 11
20. Scunthorpe 11 3 2 6 -4 11
21. Doncaster 11 2 5 4 -5 11
22. Blackpool 11 3 2 6 -8 11
23. Fleetwood 11 2 3 6 -5 9
24. Crewe 11 1 3 7 -9 6

Doncaster Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Plummer Fills Senior Cup Gap
Walsall : 07/10/2015 13:11:00
City Can Move On Quickly From JPT Exit
Coventry : 07/10/2015 11:53:00
Vital Posh MOTM Results -V- Bury
Peterborough : 07/10/2015 11:51:00
Comfortable Northampton Win For Harris
Millwall : 07/10/2015 11:38:00
Again no reward for Davis
Crewe : 07/10/2015 11:37:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who would you prefer to take over?
Suggested By:  
Neil Redfearn 50%
Lee Clark 25%
Steve Evans 25%