The 2013–14 season was the 131st season in Bristol Rovers' history and their 87th in the Football League. For the third season in a row, Rovers competed in the basement division of the Football League, League Two, having finished 14th in the 2012–13 season.
The season ultimately finished in disappointment as Rovers were relegated out of the Football League for the first time since their admission in 1920. Despite Rovers only ever occupying one of the two relegation places following the final game of the season, the threat of relegation surrounded the club for the entire season.
02013-04-16-000016 April 2013 – Defender Michael Smith signed a new two year deal with Rovers.
02013-04-17-000017 April 2013 – Striker Matt Harrold agreed a new one year deal at Rovers with the option of a further year extension.
02013-04-19-000019 April 2013 – John Ward agreed to a new one year rolling contract. Eurocams were announced as new home shirt sponsors and Highspec Travel Services as new away shirt sponsors. Second-year scholars Josh Southway and Pat Keary signed one-year contracts while first-year scholar Jamie Lucas signed a two-year contract.
02013-04-23-000023 April 2013 – Alefe Santos signed his first professional deal with Rovers.
02013-04-25-000025 April 2013 – Jim Paterson signed a one-year contract extension having triggered a clause in his previous contract.
02013-04-29-000029 April 2013 – It was confirmed that winger Joe Anyinsah would be released upon completion of his contract.
02013-04-30-000030 April 2013 – Defender Mark McChrystal agreed a two-year contract with Rovers.
02013-05-09-00009 May 2013 – Rovers retained list confirmed that Scott Bevan, Adam Virgo, Ross Staley and Oumare Tounkara would leave the club on completion of their contracts. A number of players were offered contract extensions.
02013-05-13-000013 May 2013 – Tom Lockyer agreed a two-year contract with Rovers, his first professional contract.
02013-05-20-000020 May 2013 – Midfielder Ollie Clarke signed a one-year contract extension.
02013-05-30-000030 May 2013 – Goalkeeper Steve Mildenhall agreed a two year deal with Rovers with an option of a third year. Mildenhall had spent time on loan with Rovers during the previous season.
02013-10-18-000018 October 2013 – Midfielder and former captain Matthew Gill joined former club Exeter City on loan until the end of 2013.
02013-10-23-000023 October 2013 – Former youth team Goalkeeper Matt Macey joined Arsenal. Though Macey was out of contract at Rovers, the club will receive a compensation fee believed to be around £100,000.
02014-01-23-000023 January 2014 - Shaquille Hunter's agent confirmed that the winger's contract with Rovers was terminated just before Christmas following a series of disciplinary issues.Port Vale winger Kaid Mohamed joined Rovers on loan until the end of the season.
Updated to games played on 3 May 2014.
Source: BBC Sport
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored † AFC Wimbledon deducted 3 points for fielding an ineligible player (C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.