Doncaster RLFC v Hull FC: '˜We'll have to up our game' - Martin

The Dons conclude their pre-season programme at home to Hull FC tomorrow (3pm).

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 4th February 2017, 5:00 am
Gary Thornton
Gary Thornton

Gary Thornton’s side face the Super League outfit on the back of morale-boosting friendly wins against Sheffield Eagles and Leeds Rhinos.

Second-rower Charlie Martin, a new signing from Keighley Cougars, was named man of the match in both of those victories - and expects this weekend’s game to be Doncaster’s toughest test yet.

“Hull FC will be a tough test, we’re going to have to up our game,” he said.

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“They’ve got some big experienced players in their squad. It will be fast and physical and we’ll have to pull on all our resources as a team to get a good result.”

Doncaster’s first competitive game is at Keighley in the iPro Sport Cup on February 19.