9 February 2008

The Doncaster Connection

Players capped for (Northern) Ireland while with Doncaster Rovers:

Alan Blayney.. 1
Peter Doherty. 1
Len Graham... 14
Harry Gregg... 9
Pat McConnell. 1
Eddie McMorran 5
Jimmy Walker.. 1

Other full internationals to have played at Belle Vue/Keepmoat Stadium:
Hugh Dowd
Kevin Horlock
Michael Ingham (on loan)
Jon McCarthy
Paul Williams
Stuart Elliott (currently on loan with a view to a permanent move)

Peter Doherty was player-manager at Doncaster as well as a player then manager of Northern Ireland.
Lawrie McMenemy, Northern Ireland manager from 1998-99, also managed Doncaster from 1968-1971.
Amateur international Tommy Aiken played thirteen times for Doncaster in the late-1960s.
Youth International Wes Boyle had an unsuccessful trial with Doncaster in December 2002.
Davy Larmour, a Youth and Schoolboy internatioanl, spent the 1996/97 season with Doncaster.
Under-21 and B International 'keeper, Elliott Morris, spent a brief loan spell with Doncaster in October 2000, though he didn't play for the first eleven.

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