On Deadline Day, Banter and all-out Greed

Whilst money has always been in football, it is safe to say that it has never been as so crassly celebrated nor its presence as narcissistically vulgar as it is today.

Doncaster Rovers 2-0 Fleetwood Town: 250 word match report

After last season this wasn’t expected to be too much of a spectacle, and if you missed the first half, you might’ve been forgiven for feeling a sense of déjà vu.

Doncaster Rovers 1-4 Ipswich Town: 250 word match report

Andy Williams nodded home and the Black Bank rejoiced in actually witnessing a goal.

Port Vale 3-0 Doncaster Rovers: 250 word match report

The full time whistle was greeted with boos from the Rovers fans after a truly awful match which could’ve even been nine or ten nil.

Doncaster Rovers 0-0 Southend United: 250 word match report

Ultimately the slow march to another goalless draw seemed inevitable.

Football on your doorstep: non-league matches in Doncaster – Saturday 22 August

If you’re not going to Port Vale you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to football in the local area

Wigan Athletic 0-0 Doncaster Rovers: 250 word match report

It raised another question; is our squad deep enough? A glance at the bench to see Rob Jones, Curtis Main and the kids may suggest not.

Football on your doorstep: non-league matches in Doncaster – Saturday 15 August 2015

Give your money to an actual person rather than one of Rupert Murdoch’s bank accounts, and see it go to an actual club.

Doncaster Rovers 1-1 Leeds United: 250 word match report

The second half was dominanted by Rovers, using their extra man effectively, but they just couldn’t find the net.

Doncaster Rovers 1-1 Bury: 250 word match report

There’s something gloriously Rovers about trying unsuccessfully to score for 90 minutes, before finding the back of the net the one time you don’t intend to