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Doncaster Rovers 5-2 Scunthorpe United

Nathan Tyson
Nathan Tyson joined Doncaster from Blackpool last year after loan spells at Fleetwood and Notts County

Nathan Tyson's hat-trick ensured Doncaster ended the season on a high with victory over Scunthorpe.

Niall Canavan's own goal opened the scoring for Doncaster before Tyson headed Kyle Bennett's cross home.

Rob Jones' glancing header made it 3-0 before Andy Butler's rebounded own goal put Scunthorpe on the scoresheet.

Tyson convered two penalties to extend Doncaster's lead before Hakeen Adelakun's late free-kick gave Scunthorpe some consolation.

Scunthorpe manager Mark Robins told BBC Radio Humberside:

"I'm glad it's all over and done with in all honesty. What it does, is it makes my decisions a lot easier.

"I think when you look at the first half it was a non-event in a game where we brought over 1,500 supporters.

"We've had great feelgood factor - you know, you want to go into the summer with a bit of momentum but we didn't turn up."

Line-ups

Doncaster

  • 13Marosi
  • 31LundBooked at 62minsSubstituted forWabaraat 74'minutes
  • 5Jones
  • 16ButlerBooked at 61mins
  • 3Evina
  • 26Coppinger
  • 19Wellens
  • 23BennettSubstituted forMainat 70'minutes
  • 10Forrester
  • 14TysonSubstituted forMcKayat 82'minutes
  • 4Furman

Substitutes

  • 11Main
  • 17Stevens
  • 22Wabara
  • 29Middleton
  • 32Whitehouse
  • 36McKay
  • 43Bywater

Scunthorpe

  • 26Daniels
  • 33ClarkeBooked at 9mins
  • 25Boyce
  • 6CanavanBooked at 57mins
  • 30Williams
  • 12BishopBooked at 51minsSubstituted forEvansat 81'minutes
  • 4McAllister
  • 16Adelakun
  • 9Madden
  • 28McSheffreySubstituted forSyersat 81'minutes
  • 10van VeenBooked at 36minsSubstituted forWoottonat 82'minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Syers
  • 15Evans
  • 17Townsend
  • 24Dyche
  • 29Wootton
  • 32Llera
  • 39Anyon
Referee:
Chris Kavanagh
Attendance:
9,394

Match Stats

Home TeamDoncasterAway TeamScunthorpe
Possession
Home60%
Away40%
Shots
Home11
Away7
Shots on Target
Home5
Away3
Corners
Home3
Away9
Fouls
Home16
Away16

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Doncaster Rovers 5, Scunthorpe United 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Doncaster Rovers 5, Scunthorpe United 2.

  3. Goal!

    Goal! Doncaster Rovers 5, Scunthorpe United 2. Hakeeb Adelakun (Scunthorpe United) from a free kick with a right footed shot to the high centre of the goal.

  4. Post update

    Jack McKay (Doncaster Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Andrew Boyce (Scunthorpe United).

  6. Post update

    Foul by Richard Wellens (Doncaster Rovers).

  7. Post update

    George Evans (Scunthorpe United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Post update

    Richard Wellens (Doncaster Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  9. Post update

    Foul by George Evans (Scunthorpe United).

  10. Post update

    Foul by Reece Wabara (Doncaster Rovers).

  11. Post update

    Paddy Madden (Scunthorpe United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Doncaster Rovers. Jack McKay replaces Nathan Tyson.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Scunthorpe United. Kyle Wootton replaces Kevin van Veen.

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, Scunthorpe United. George Evans replaces Neal Bishop.

  15. Substitution

    Substitution, Scunthorpe United. David Syers replaces Gary McSheffrey.

  16. Goal!

    Goal! Doncaster Rovers 5, Scunthorpe United 1. Nathan Tyson (Doncaster Rovers) converts the penalty with a left footed shot to the high centre of the goal.

  17. Post update

    Penalty Doncaster Rovers. Harry Forrester draws a foul in the penalty area.

  18. Post update

    Penalty conceded by Niall Canavan (Scunthorpe United) after a foul in the penalty area.

  19. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Curtis Main (Doncaster Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

  20. Post update

    Richard Wellens (Doncaster Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Bristol City462912596385899
2MK Dons4627109101445791
3Preston462514779403989
4Swindon4623101376571979
5Sheff Utd4619141366531371
6Chesterfield4619121568551369
7Bradford461714155555065
8Rochdale46196217266663
9Peterborough46189195356-363
10Fleetwood461712174952-363
11Barnsley461711186261162
12Gillingham461614166566-162
13Doncaster461613175862-461
14Walsall461417155054-459
15Oldham461415175467-1357
16Scunthorpe461414186275-1356
17Coventry461316174960-1155
18Port Vale46159225565-1054
19Colchester461410225877-1952
20Crewe461410224375-3252
21Notts County461214204563-1850
22Crawley461311225379-2650
23Leyton Orient461213215969-1049
24Yeovil461010263675-3940
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