The proposed takeover of Doncaster Rovers by One Direction's Louis Tomlinson is expected to be concluded by next Wednesday.
One Direction's Louis Tomlinson made his professional football debut for Doncaster last night, delighting 5,000 fans with his cameo.
Hundreds of One Direction fans have turned out to catch a glimpse of Louis Tomlinson at the Keepmoat Stadium ahead of a match this evening.
A One Direction superfan has travelled from America to watch Louis Tomlinson make his debut for Doncaster Rovers.
The singer will feature at full-back for the Championship side's reserves team.
4,000 people are expected to attend Louis Tomlinson's Doncaster Rovers debut, but only 100 of these will be there to watch the other members of the Championship side's reserves.
The One Direction star will feature at full-back.
Click below to watch Tomlinson in training with Rovers:
A mini fiesta has come to the Keepmoat stadium ahead of Louis Tomlinson's first game for Doncaster Rovers.
Mary Garcia and Tonyi Martos travelled from Barcelona to queue for tickets for the One Direction star's debut:
One Direction star Louis Tomlinson will make his Doncaster Rovers debut in the South Yorkshire derby against Rotherham United tonight.
The Rovers' squad member will play in the Final Third Development League fixture at the Keepmoat Stadium at 7pm.
Louis, born in Bessacarr will be a member of the Rovers' playing squad for the reserve team clash and is set make an appearance at some stage during the match.
Gavin Baldwin, Chief Executive of Doncaster Rovers, said: "We are pleased to now have a date for Louis' debut and are looking forward to seeing him against our South Yorkshire neighbours.
"We are expecting huge interest in this game with fans from all over the world set to visit the Keepmoat Stadium for this unique occasion.
"I'm sure Louis will be delighted to step on to the hallowed turf and officially become a Doncaster Rovers player for the first time."