Date: 12th June 2008 at 9:27am
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Doncaster Rovers gaffer, Sean O’Driscoll has confirmed that he is interested in bringing former Bournemouth & Burnley midfielder John Spicer to the Keepmoat.

O’Driscoll knows Spicer from his days as manager at Bournemouth

Speaking to the local Doncaster Free Press, O’Driscoll said:

‘John is a player with a lot of ability and a lot of energy and I think he would fit in very well here.

‘He was brought up the right way at Arsenal but I think the move to Burnley may have come a little too soon in his career.

‘We will be having a chat with him but there is nothing definite because I know there are four or five other clubs interested.’

Spicer started just one game last season under Coyle; the match at Portman Road and even then he managed to get sent off!

The newly promoted Championship side could also be interested in another former Bournemouth and Burnley midfielder, Garreth O’Connor. Another player released by the Clarets at the end of last season.