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DRFC Bristol City v Doncaster Preview

Doncaster Rovers travel to Bristol City on Saturday looking for three points to move a step closer the magic fifty.


Bristol City
The Robins have won just one of their last nine games, their only win came against high flying West Brom in their last home game when they won 2-1.

Last time out they drew 0-0 at Ipswich Town last Saturday.

Recent home form: WDDLWD

Doncaster Rovers
The Rovers have gone three games without a win, losing two and drawing one.

Last time out, they drew 1-1 at home against Crystal Palace.

In their last away fixture, they lost 2-1 at QPR.

Recent away form: LWdLLW


The two sides have met 17 times at Ashton Gate with the home side winning 12, Doncaster 1 and 4 games have been drawn.

Rovers one and only win came during the 1983/84 season when they won 2-1.

When the two clubs met last season, Bristol won 4-1.

They have already met at Doncaster this season; Rovers won 1-0 thanks to a Billy Sharp goal.

Last ten meetings
1981/82 Bristol City 2-2 Doncaster
1983/84 Bristol City 1-2 Doncaster
1984/85 Bristol City 1-0 Doncaster
1985/86 Bristol City 4-1 Doncaster
1986/87 Bristol City 5-0 Doncaster
1987/88 Bristol City 1-0 Doncaster
2004/05 Bristol City 2-2 Doncaster
2005/06 Bristol City 0-0 Doncaster
2006/07 Bristol City 1-0 Doncaster
2008/09 Bristol City 4-1 Doncaster

Match Betting (Odds supplied by

Bristol City 6/5
Draw 12/5
Doncaster Between 14/5 & 3/1

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Writer: DonnyEd Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday March 4 2010

Time: 8:38PM

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Sooner they can get to 50 points the better
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04/03/2010 21:33:00

Three points would be very nice, the pack behind are closing the gap again.
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