Rovers sign Spurs keeper Alnwick

04 March 2011 06:20
Doncaster Rovers have signed Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Ben Alnwick on a month's loan as cover for the injured Neil Sullivan.The 24-year-old is set to go straight into the Rovers squad to face Leeds United on Saturday.

The England Under-21 international, who is on loan at the Keepmoat Stadium until 9 April, started his career with Premier League club Sunderland.

He made 22 appearances for the Black Cats before moving to Spurs in 2007.

Alnwick has had previous loan spells at Luton, Leicester City, Carlisle United, Norwich City and most recently at Leeds, but failed to make a first-team appearance at Elland Road.

Source: BBC_Sport