Category Archive: Match Reports

Wycombe Wanderers 2-1 Doncaster Rovers; 250 word match report

Given Adebayo Akinfenwa boasts the surface area of a parcel distribution depot, attempting to mark him employed most men in red-and-white hoops.

Doncaster Rovers 0-1 Blackpool; 250 word match report

Rovers’ lead in League Two is cut to three points with three games still to play.

Colchester United 1-1 Doncaster Rovers; 250 word match report

With Doncaster boasting one of the best away records in the division a tight game was expected.

Doncaster Rovers 0-1 Plymouth Argyle; 250 word match report

On another day Rovers would’ve won at a canter; they created the chances and did little wrong.

Leyton Orient 1-4 Doncaster Rovers: 250 word match report

Under pressure Orient inadvertently fed the best striker in the Football League, and within a couple of touches it was 2-1 one one, two one one.

Doncaster Rovers 3-1 Notts County; 250 word match report

Despite Kevin Nolan’s side taking until Wednesday to execute every set piece, Lord James Coppinger brought Rovers level.

Doncaster Rovers 2-0 Cheltenham Town; 250 word match report

Town’s hopes of finding a route in to the game ended with a petulant kick-out at May, and Will Boyle’s subsequent tunnel-wards trudge.

Crawley Town 0-0 Doncaster Rovers; 250 word match report

Twice Ian Lawlor blocked brilliantly at point-blank range to prevent the flight-path-dwellers taking an unmerited lead.

Cambridge United 2-3 Doncaster Rovers; 250 word match report

At half-time the teams seemed to swap tactics as well as ends, with Rovers no longer dominating through cultured football and Cambridge increasingly threatening.

Doncaster Rovers 2-2 Accrington Stanley; 250 word match report

Referee Robert Lewis wasn’t a popular figure and waved away strong appeals for a penalty when James Coppinger looked to be dragged down as the half petered out.