Football - Headache for Moore

Ronnie Moore must contend with a host of injury problems as Tranmere look to rescue their flailing npower League One promotion campaign against leaders Doncaster.

PA Sport

Rovers' 1-0 Easter Monday defeat to Portsmouth dropped them to seventh place, below a top six they have rarely been outside during a season of unexpected achievement.

But the relentless fixture list has taken its toll on Moore's small squad and the news arrived this week that winger Adam McGurk (hip) and on-loan Stoke forward Mamady Sidibe (adductor) will miss the final four games of the campaign.

To compound matters, attacking duo Andy Robinson and Michael O'Halloran are doubts for the trip to the Keepmoat Stadium having been struck down with stomach bugs this week.

As such, Moore moved to recall Joe Thompson from his loan spell at Rochdale on Thursday and the winger is set to feature.

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