Johnstone extends Rovers stay

Doncaster Rovers have agreed a deal with Manchester United to extend Sam Johnstone's loan deal for the rest of the season.

Last Updated: 04/04/14 at 18:01 Post Comment

Sam Johnstone: Allowed by Manchester United to stay at Doncaster

Sam Johnstone: Allowed by Manchester United to stay at Doncaster

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Johnstone has featured in 11 matches for the Yorkshire club and has been getting rave reviews from the coaching staff at the Keepmoat Stadium.

"He's had a good bit of experience out on loan and the feedback has been really good from Sam as well," United Reserves coach Warren Joyce told his club's official website.

"It's a good test and a good challenge for him. He looks like a commanding figure at Championship level."

Johnstone is likely to retain his place as Rovers host Birmingham on Saturday.

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