Date:Monday January 18 2010
Brentford and Doncaster Rovers will try for a third time on Tuesday night to play their FA Cup third round tie with Derby County awaiting the winners.
The Bees are in good form at the moment and are unbeaten in their last five games.
Last time out on Saturday they beat Carlisle United 3-1 at home.
Their home form is quite impressive winning five, drawing six and losing just two games in League One.
They have already played the top four at home and are unbeaten, beating Norwich and Colchester and drawing with Charlton and Leeds.
Recent home form: WDdWWD
Rovers have just played their first game since Christmas last Saturday and beat Watford 2-1 at home to move into the top half of the Championship.
In their last away game on Boxing Day they lost 1-0 at Coventry City after conceding a late penalty.
So far on their travels in the Championship this season they have won two, drawn four and lost six.
Recent away form: LWWLLL
The two sides have met 25 times at Griffin Park with Brentford having the slight edge winning ten to Rovers seven.
Rovers are in good form at Griffin Park losing on only one of their last eight visits.
The two sides have only met once previously in the FA Cup and it was as recent as 2006.
Rovers won 1-0 thanks to a first half goal by Lewis Guy but the game will probably be best remembered for the goal that wasn`t given.
Mark McCammon stooped low to head in from close range, the ball went through a hole in the back of the net and behind the goal. To the astonishment of the Rovers players the referee failed to see this and gave a goal kick.
Last ten meetings at Brentford (League unless stated)
1981/82 Brentford 2-2 Doncaster
1982/83 Brentford 1-0 Doncaster
1984/85 Brentford 1-1 Doncaster
1985/86 Brentford 1-3 Doncaster
1986/87 Brentford 1-1 Doncaster
1987/88 Brentford 1-1 Doncaster
2004/05 Brentford 4-3 Doncaster
2005/06 Brentford 0-1 Doncaster
2006/07 Brentford 0-1 Doncaster FA Cup
2006/07 Brentford 0-4 Doncaster
Betting (Odds supplied by Betfair.com)
Draw Between 12/5 & 5/2
Join Vital Doncaster Rovers!
With news and views, along with a forum, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!
You can even win prizes, by posting articles comments, posting on the message forum and voting on the polls.
Vital is also 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forum but you can also suggest an article or a poll so you can air your views.
So why not join Vital today?
It's easy to register here and enjoy getting involved
To visit the message board, click here.
This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Doncaster .
Date:Monday January 18 2010
DRFC Robinson joins Iron on loan (Thursday March 26 2015)
DRFC McCullough features for Northern Ireland (Wednesday March 25 2015)
DRFC SkyBet League One Weekend Round-Up (Monday March 23 2015)
DRFC Former Rovers loan youngster in England squad (Monday March 23 2015)
DRFC MK Dons game off and new date arranged (Monday March 23 2015)
Dickov - Best second half since I have been here (Sunday March 22 2015)
Stats: Coventry v Doncaster Rovers (Sunday March 22 2015)
Rovers get back to winning ways (Sunday March 22 2015)
DRFC Coventry City v Doncaster Rovers - History (Saturday March 21 2015)
DRFC Rovers favourites to beat resurgent Coventry (Saturday March 21 2015)
|Team News: Peterborough United v Coventry City
» Peterborough : 28/03/2015 10:14:00
|A Valiant Test - Port Vale (H)
» Leyton Orient : 28/03/2015 10:01:00
|Posh Favourites To Beat Sky Blue`s
» Peterborough : 28/03/2015 09:54:00
|(Team News) Crawley v Gillingham
» Gillingham : 28/03/2015 09:00:01
|Bradford v Oldham (Team News)
» Bradford : 28/03/2015 08:51:00