Doncaster Rovers 0-2 Rochdale; 250 word match report

Doncaster Rovers 0-2 Rochdale; 250 word match report

As fixtures go, this tends to be one of those used as a precautionary tale to scare higher league footballers of the horrors of relegation. However, given Rovers good form there was a buzz of anticipation and optimism, despite the bitterly chilly afternoon prompting the season’s inaugural outing of The Big Coat. Continue reading “Doncaster Rovers 0-2 Rochdale; 250 word match report”

Doncaster Rovers 2-0 Colchester United: 250 word match report

Doncaster Rovers 2-0 Colchester United: 250 word match report

After losing 2-0 and 4-0 in previous matches, optimism was in short supply at the Keepmoat for Darren Ferguson’s first home game in charge, but anyone expecting a Halloween horror show was sorely disappointed. Rovers didn’t miss a trick and duly gave the fans a treat. Continue reading “Doncaster Rovers 2-0 Colchester United: 250 word match report”

Doncaster Rovers 1-1 Oldham Athletic: 250 word match report

Doncaster Rovers 1-1 Oldham Athletic: 250 word match report

Rob Jones’s debut home outing as Rovers manager brought a fresh air of optimism to the Keepmoat; the contest against fellow caretaker David Dunn’s Oldham certainly seeming winnable given their 5-1 drubbing the week before. Continue reading “Doncaster Rovers 1-1 Oldham Athletic: 250 word match report”