Doncaster Rovers 2-3 Mansfield Town: 250 word match report

Doncaster Rovers 2-3 Mansfield Town: 250 word match report

The departure of Richie Wellens during the week before this FA Cup second round tie meant Gary McSheffrey, Rovers Under-18 coach, was in charge of his first senior match. The signs, though, were positive early on at a rain-lashed Keepmoat Stadium.

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Doncaster Rovers 0-0 Lincoln City: 250 word match report

Doncaster Rovers 0-0 Lincoln City: 250 word match report

Statistics don’t always tell the full story of a game of football, but three shots on target between the two sides in the whole 90 minutes provides a pretty fair insight into an encounter sickeningly labelled by some on social media as the LNER derby. 

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Gillingham 1-0 Doncaster Rovers: 250 word match report

Gillingham 1-0 Doncaster Rovers: 250 word match report

Picture yourself in a seaside arcade. At the front are the grabbers, which snap frantically at thin air and seldom wield results. In the middle is the boxing machine that gets repeatedly thrashed and at the back are the coin pushing machines which always look like they’re going to pay out, but never do. That is the evolution of Doncaster Rover’s season so far.

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