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Details expected about Doncaster takeover

Louis Tomlinson Credit: Press Association

More details are expected to be released at a news conference in London today about the deal that will give One Direction star Louis Tomlinson a 50 per cent stake in Doncaster Rovers. His co-owner John Ryan is sure Louis will make a major contribution.

EXCLUSIVE: John Ryan talks about Doncaster Rovers takeover

John Ryan, who is on the verge of completing the takeover of Doncaster Rovers along with singer Louis Tomlinson has spoken exclusively to ITV Calendar about their plans for the club.

Speaking to John Shires, Ryan discusses how the pair initially came together, what they can bring to the club, and their Premier League ambitions:

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Louis Tomlinson & John Ryan near Doncaster Rovers takeover

Doncaster's former chairman John Ryan is hopeful his joint takeover of the club with One Direction star Louis Tomlinson will be formally completed on Thursday.

Speaking exclusively to ITV Calendar, Ryan has revealed his plans for the club and its future under him and Tomlinson:

EXCLUSIVE: Louis Tomlinson is the future of Doncaster Rovers

John Ryan, who is on the verge of completing the takeover of Doncaster Rovers with One Direction's, Louis Tomlinson says the singer is the future of the club.

Ryan, says he hopes eventually Doncaster native Tomlinson will take over the club from him. Rovers' new owner says the sky is the limit under their partnership:

EXCLUSIVE: Louis is "keen as mustard" about Rovers

John Ryan, who is on the verge of completing the takeover of Doncaster Rovers with One Direction's, Louis Tomlinson, says the singer is "keen as mustard" about the takeover.

Ryan says although Tomlinson will not be able to be at the club in person as much as he likes, he wants to be kept in touch with everything going on at the club:

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