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DRFC Cardiff v Doncaster Preview

DRFC Cardiff v Doncaster Preview

Cardiff City welcome Doncaster Rovers on Saturday for a crucial Championship clash.


The Bluebird had a fantastic 6-0 win at Bristol City in midweek, the win moved them into fourth in the Championship.

Last time out at home they beat Leicester City 4-2 in the FA Cup.

Recent home form: WWDLWL

The Rovers have had a bad week, after losing 1-0 at Derby in the FA Cup last weekend they got beat 4-1 at home by Middlesbrough in midweek.

The defeat by Middlesbrough saw them slip one place in the table to thirteenth.

Recent away form: LLWWLL


The two sides have met thirteen times at Cardiff over the year with the home side winning eight to Doncaster`s three.

When the two sides met at Cardiff last season the home side ran out comfortable 3-0 winners.

When the clubs met at Doncaster earlier in the season the home side won 2-0 thanks to two early goals from Adam Lockwood and James Hayter.

Results at Cardiff
1947/48 Cardiff 3-0 Doncaster
1950/51 Cardiff 0-0 Doncaster
1951/52 Cardiff 2-1 Doncaster
1957/58 Cardiff 3-1 Doncaster
1982/83 Cardiff 3-0 Doncaster
1985/86 Cardiff 0-1 Doncaster
1990/91 Cardiff 0-2 Doncaster
1991/92 Cardiff 2-1 Doncaster
1992/93 Cardiff 1-1 Doncaster
1995/96 Cardiff 3-2 Doncaster
1996/97 Cardiff 0-2 Doncaster
1997/98 Cardiff 7-1 Doncaster
2008/09 Cardiff 3-0 Doncaster

Betting (Odds supplied by

Match Betting
Cardiff 8/11
Draw 11/4
Doncaster 5/1

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Date:Thursday January 28 2010
Time: 9:11PM


Cardiff have scored ten goals in their last two games whilst Rovers have lost their last two. Going to be very difficult.
29/01/2010 20:11:00
A lot closer game than the last two visits to Cardiff
01/02/2010 09:15:00
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