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Dickov backs new Rovers owners

Doncaster manager Paul Dickov has been impressed by Louis Tomlinson's passion for the club and believes the takeover can provide success.

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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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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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EXCLUSIVE: Louis Tomlinson is like a young John Ryan

John Ryan, who is on the verge of completing the takeover of Doncaster Rovers with Louis Tomlinson, says the pop star is like a younger version of himself.

Ryan, who had a previous spell at the club's helm for 15 years, ending in November, says the two of them can bring a "healthy future" for the club:

Doncaster Rovers takeover 'officially announced on Thursday'

ITV Calendar understands a press conference will be held on Thursday afternoon to formally announce the deal.

Louis Tomlinson Credit: Press Association

According to sources, One Direction singer, Louis Tomlinson, along with former owner John Ryan, have reached an agreement to purchase the club, although the formalities of the deal will not be confirmed until July.

Reports: Louis Tomlinson completes Doncaster Rovers takeover

ITV Calendar understands that a deal for One Direction singer, Louis Tomlinson, to buy Doncaster Rovers has been completed.

Louis Tomlinson Credit: Press Association

According to sources, Tomlinson, along with former owner John Ryan, have reached an agreement to purchase the club, although the formalities of the deal will not be confirmed until July.

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