Vital Football

Latest Doncaster Rovers News

DRFC Doncaster v Leeds Preview

DRFC Doncaster v Leeds Preview

Doncaster Rovers and Leeds United lock horns on Friday night, for the first time since meeting in the League One Play off final in 2008.

Form


Doncaster
The Rovers are unbeaten in three games having won home games against Hull and Norwich and drawn at Watford.

In their only other home game this season, they were held to a 1-1 draw by Bristol City.

They are currently fourth in the table after six games with eleven points.

Home form this season: DWW

Leeds
The Whites recent good run came to a shuddering halt on Tuesday night when they lost 5-2 at Barnsley.

In their other two away games this season they have won one (Watford 1-0) and drawn one (Nottingham Forest 1-1).
After six games, they have ten points and are currently in ninth place.

Away form this season: DWL

History

The two sides have only ever met on eight occasions at Doncaster with the home side winning two, Leeds three and three draws.

In their only previous encounter at the Keepmoat, Leeds won 1-0 thanks to a goal by Alan Sheehan.

Full history at Doncaster
1947/48 Doncaster 3-0 Leeds
1950/51 Doncaster 4-4 Leeds
1951/52 Doncaster 2-0 Leeds
1952/53 Doncaster 0-0 Leeds
1953/54 Doncaster 0-0 Leeds
1954/55 Doncaster 0-1 Leeds
1955/56 Doncaster 1-2 Leeds
2007/08 Doncaster 0-1 Leeds

Betting (Odds supplied by Blue Square)

Doncaster 13/10
Draw 9/4
Leeds 15/8



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

Message Board

To visit the message board, click here.

Get involved

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 .


Bookmark and Share




Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:DonnyEd
Date:Wednesday September 15 2010
Time: 9:04PM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
After the results on Tuesday I expect a fired up Leeds side coming to the Keepmoat.
DonnyEd
15/09/2010 21:43:00
0
Same again on Friday please as Tuesday. Last time we met at the Keepmoat I can remember Rovers making loads of chances but couldn't score. I hope Sharp can start to repay some of his transfer fee on Friday, he's not scored from open play yet!
1879Rovers
16/09/2010 15:30:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Doncaster Rovers Articles

DRFC Ferguson to use loan market

Doncaster Rovers boss Darren Ferguson says he doesn`t intend to bring in any more permanent signings

DRFC No way back for transfer listed players

Doncaster Rovers boss Darren Ferguson says he is hoping the four transfer listed players that remain at the club will be gone fairly soon.

DRFC Former defender gets new deal and coaching role

Former Doncaster Rovers defender Rob Jones has been given a new deal by Hartlepool United as well as a coaching role with the club

DRFC Doncaster Rovers Fixture List 2016/17

Doncaster Rovers 2016/17 Fixture List

Archived Vital Donny Articles

Vital Donny articles from

Site Journalists

DonnyEd
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where do you feel Rovers still need to strengthen?
Suggested By:
Goal1%
Defence61%
Midfield0%
Attack38%
We are ok0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Northampton 46 29 12 5 99 36
P Oxford 46 24 14 8 86 43
P Bristol Rovers 46 26 7 13 85 31
4 Accrington 46 24 13 9 85 26
5 Plymouth 46 24 9 13 81 26
6 Portsmouth 46 21 15 10 78 31
7 Wimbledon 46 21 12 13 75 14
8 Leyton Orient 46 19 12 15 69 -1
9 Cambridge 46 18 14 14 68 11
10 Carlisle 46 17 16 13 67 5
11 Luton 46 19 9 18 66 2
12 Mansfield 46 17 13 16 64 8
13 Wycombe 46 17 13 16 64 1
14 Exeter 46 17 13 16 64 -2
15 Barnet 46 17 11 18 62 -1
16 Hartlepool 46 15 6 25 51 -23
17 Notts County 46 14 9 23 51 -29
18 Stevenage 46 11 15 20 48 -15
19 Yeovil 46 11 15 20 48 -16
20 Crawley 46 13 8 25 47 -33
21 Morecambe 46 12 10 24 46 -22
22 Newport 46 10 13 23 43 -21
R Dag & Red 46 8 10 28 34 -35
R York 46 7 13 26 34 -36
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Doncaster Rovers Results (view all)

Doncaster Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.DonnyEd21
2.1879Rovers16
3.Foxylad1
4.BarryGreyBeard1