Loan pair to link up with Doncaster Rovers squad next week after National League vote

Charlie Seaman and Lirak Hasani are both set to join up with the Doncaster Rovers squad next week after clubs in the National League's regional divisions saw their seasons cancelled.

Friday, 19th February 2021, 5:10 pm

Both players will be required to return a negative Covid-19 test before being allowed to join up with the squad 'bubble' for training at Cantley Park.

Right back Seaman has been with Maidstone United in the National League South since October, while midfielder Hasani joined National League North outfit Gateshead last month.

Clubs in the two divisions took part in a vote over whether to declare the current campaign null and void or press on with the remaining fixtures, in light of increasing financial concerns arising due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Lirak Hasani

And a majority of the 43 clubs opted for the null and void option which takes immediate effect.

Hasani managed just one game for Gateshead after joining on loan. The North East side played only one fixture during his time at the club.

Seaman made 14 appearances for Maidstone. He had looked set to become a key figure for the club when they took the decision to furlough all their contracted players earlier this month.

The 21-year-old has yet to be a fully fledged member of the Rovers squad. After completing a successful trial spell he signed a one-year contract and was immediately loaned to Maidstone for the season.

The move was designed to ensure the former Bournemouth defender gained match experience but would also be ready should Rovers be required to recall him, with Brad Halliday their only recognised right back.


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