One Direction superstar Louis Tomlinson will swap his usual sold-out arenas for a chilly evening at the Keepmoat Stadium
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Hartlepool United will be aiming to the bring an end to a poor run of form when they host Doncaster Rovers this weekend. (ITVTyneTees)
Doncaster Rovers have completed the signing of Leeds United striker Billy Paynter on a two-year deal, the Elland Road club have confirmed. The transfer brings to an end Paynter's unhappy spell at Leeds, where he scored just three times in 28 appearances since joining from Swindon in 2010.
Burnley have confirmed the signing of Doncaster midfielder Brain Stock on a two-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
Nottingham Forest have made their fifth signing of the summer by acquiring Doncaster midfielder Simon Gillett on a free transfer. The former Southampton man previously played under Forest boss Sean O'Driscoll at the Keepmoat.
Derby County have completed the signing of Doncaster defender James O’Connor for an undisclosed fee.
The 27-year-old has signed a two-year deal with the Rams.
Manager Nigel Clough said: “He’s versatile and can play right across the back four, and it’s great to have someone like that in the squad."
Centre-back Rob Jones has joined Dean Saunders' Doncaster Rovers from Sheffield Wednesday. The defender skippered The Owls to promotion to The Championship last season.