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10-man Doncaster Come Away With 0-0 Draw

Doncaster would now feel they have the advantage in their League One play-off with Southend now having managed to come through their away leg with a 0-0 draw on Friday night, although Paul Hefferman was sent off late on for a headbutt on Paul Clarke.

The result pleased Sean O'Driscoll who didn't think there was much between the sides: 'They were two good teams that cancelled each other out,' O'Driscoll told BBC Sport. 'We got on top in the second half but Southend came storming back and I think it will be tight in the second leg.

'We were disciplined and organised, played when we had the opportunity to but I would have liked to create a few more goalscoring chances.'

Do Doncaster have the upper hand going into the home second leg on Friday, or will that count for nothing?

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Date:Sunday May 11 2008

Time: 8:34AM

Your Comments

Stupid sending off for Heffernan, I think the way the play offs go its not much of an advantage and still all to play for.
dazza71
You should have enough with 11 men in the second leg to win this tie. Good luck if you get to the final.
Dean1
Bit of a false headline he was only sent off at the end
Tiny T
Do away goals count in the playoffs? If so, then its not really an advantage for Doncaster as a score draw would still put Southend through.
temaze10
of course away goals dont count in the play-offs. tut. anyway if you come up you'll get at least 6 points from Barnsley - but the rest will be tough to get!
mattyg
rweally hope you doit. Great ground
codbater
Can you join the Leeds party at Wembley.???
Tiny T
Sorry for not being such an expert as you mattyg
temaze10
Come on Donny, stuff the westies for the rest of us!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
C T E
come on donny beat these tonite then stuff leeds scum
mick66owl
 

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