Player Profile

Liam Welham

Liam Welham

position Centre
D.O.B11/11/1988
Weight 83kg
Height 183cm
Birth place United Kingdom
Sponsor Sue Walford

Biography

Liam was the standout player for the Dons in 2015 despite relegation and swept up the clubs end of season awards, picking up the back of the year, player of the year, players player of the year and supporters player of the year.  He made his name at Featherstone Rovers, helping them reach the 2010 Championship Grand Final where they lost narrowly to Halifax 23-22.  He joined Hunslet Hawks in 2012 where he spent two years, before joining the Dons following their relegation in 2013.  In his first season he helped the Dons to a fourth placed finish in the Championship, but was unable to keep Doncaster in the division last year. He made 25 appearances for Doncaster last season, scoring four tries and everyone at the club was delighted he agreed a new deal to remain with Doncaster as the club look to bounce back to the Championship at the first attempt.