Promotion Five

Promotion Five

By the time promotion number five came around, Rovers had already been relegated; not once, but twice! Paul Trollope had been sacked in November 2010 and his successors Darren Patterson (caretaker), Dave Penney and Stuart Campbell & Craig Hinton (interim) couldn’t...
Congratulations Anwar

Congratulations Anwar

Bristol Rovers Supporters Club would like to congratulate former Rovers defender Anwar U’ddin who has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for services to football. The first player of Bangladishi origin to appear in league football, and the first...
Promotion Four

Promotion Four

Gerry Francis remained in charge for 1990/91 but was then succeeded by Martin Dobson, Denis Rofe, Malcolm Allison, Ian Holloway, Francis again, Garry Thompson, Ray Graydon, and Ian Atkins while there were caretaker stints from Steve Cross, Phil Bater and Russell Osman...
Promotion Three

Promotion Three

Rovers were relegated again in 1980/81 and didn’t gain promotion again until 1989/90. In the years following their 1973/74 triumph the club had seen a number of different managers come and go; Don Megson, Bobby Campbell, Harold Jarman, Terry Cooper, Bobby Gould...
Board Meeting Update

Board Meeting Update

On Thursday 26th May our representatives on the Football Club Board of Directors, Helen Wigmore and Stephen Lamble, attended their second board meeting. It was chaired by Tom Gorringe and also attended by Wael, Karim and Chris Gibson, the majority of the business...
Gas in the Scottish Cup

Gas in the Scottish Cup

GAS IN THE SCOTTISH CUP BY STEPHEN BYRNE With nine minutes of extra time remaining in December 2020, in the delayed 2020 Scottish Cup Final, and Celtic hanging on to a narrow lead in pursuit of the unprecedented quadruple triple, man of the match Stephen Kingsley...