Rovers snap up ex-Owls skipper

Tue, 31 Jul 11:59:20 2012

Doncaster have secured the signing of Rob Jones on a two-year deal.

The 32-year-old joins on a free transfer after being released by south Yorkshire rivals Sheffield Wednesday.

The former Scunthorpe and Hibernian defender has been brought in by boss Dean Saunders as a replacement for George Friend, who has completed his move to npower Championship side Middlesbrough.

Jones captained Wednesday to promotion last season but lost his place in the starting line-up in March.

He made 45 appearances for the Owls, scoring five times.

 

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