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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Doncaster Rovers 2-1 Milton Keynes: 250 word match report

Doncaster Rovers 2-1 Milton Keynes: 250 word match report

On a cold damp miserable day, and the hangover of Ipswich still hanging heavy, even the most diehard fan could be forgiven for feeling less than optimistic. Opponents Milton Keynes Franchise sat third and boasted former Rover Max Watters – the kind of mobile forward we’ve been crying out for. 

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Wigan Athletic 2-1 Doncaster Rovers: 250 word match report

Wigan Athletic 2-1 Doncaster Rovers: 250 word match report

The road to Wigan appeared daunting. Especially after back to back defeats to Rotherham; ordinarily you can ignore the B-team cheapened Papa John’s Trophy… but not when you’ve been tonked 6-0 by that lot down the road. 

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