O'Driscoll to hand out Donny debuts

Doncaster will have all three of their summer signings in their squad for the Saturday's Championship opener against Watford at Vicarage Road.

Last Updated: 07/08/09 at 10:58

O'Driscoll: Preparing for first game

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Midfielder Quinton Fortune and defenders Byron Webster and Mustapha Dumbuya signed their respective deals at the club this week, and are all in contention.

Fortune is hoping to link up with skipper Brian Stock in midfield after the pair impressed in pre-season friendlies and centre-half Webster could make his first competitive start in place of departed player of the year Matt Mills who joined Championship rivals Reading this week.

Rovers will be without Dutch defender Jos van Nieuwstadt, still recovering from a recent hernia operation, while the opening-day clash could come too soon for full-backs James Chambers (ankle) and James O'Connor (stomach).

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Championship Fixtures

Friday, 31 October 2014
19:45
Norwich v Bolton  
Saturday, 01 November 2014
12:15
Wolves v Birm'ham  
15:00
Blackburn v Reading  
Blackpool v Ipswich  
Brentford v Derby  
Cardiff v Leeds  
Charlton v Sheff Wed  
Huddsf'ld v N Forest  
Rotherham v M'boro  
Watford v Millwall  

Sky Bet Championship

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Derby 14 12 26
2 Watford 14 11 26
3 Wolves 14 6 26
4 B'mouth 14 14 24
5 M'boro 14 7 24
6 Norwich 14 10 23
7 N Forest 14 7 22
8 Blackburn 14 1 22
9 Charlton 14 1 22
10 Ipswich 14 4 21
11 Cardiff 14 1 19
12 Sheff Wed 14 0 19
13 Brentford 14 -3 19
14 Reading 14 -5 18
15 Millwall 14 -2 17
16 Rotherham 14 -3 17
17 Huddsf'ld 14 -6 17
18 Leeds 14 -4 16
19 Wigan 14 -1 15
20 Fulham 14 -6 14
21 Brighton 14 -3 13
22 Bolton 14 -11 11
23 Birm'ham 14 -16 11
24 Blackpool 14 -14 6

Updated Sat, 25 Oct 2014

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