Will Crewe v Doncaster Rovers go ahead on international weekend?

Doncaster Rovers are scheduled to travel to Crewe Alexandra on Saturday, October 9.

Thursday, 30th September 2021, 4:39 pm
Gresty Road, home of Crewe Alexandra. Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images

But Rovers boss Richie Wellens has said the League One clash will not go ahead on that date due to international call-ups.

"That’s off,” said Wellens.

"Tiago [Cukur], Ethan Galbraith and Pontus [Dahlberg] have been called up so that gives us a really good week to get a friendly in and get 45-60 minutes into Cameron John and Jon Taylor.

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"And then we’ve got two men, two experienced players, coming back into the fold.”

Rovers’ home game with Cambridge United earlier this month was also postponed due to international call-ups and has been rescheduled for Tuesday, October 26.