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DRFC Doncaster v Portsmouth Head to Head

Vital Doncaster looks at the head-to-head record between Doncaster and Portsmouth over the years at Belle Vue.

The two sides have only ever met on five occasions with Doncaster winning one, Portsmouth three and one draw.

It will be the first time the two sides have met since Portsmouth enjoyed a 2-0 win back in the 1982/83 season.

Rovers solitary win came during the 1978/79 season when Billy Bremner was assembling a strong side at Belle Vue.

A 2-0 win for Rovers at the end of October ensured that Bremner won the Bells Scotch Whisky Manager of the Month.

Their only draw came during the 1981/82 season when they shared a goalless draw in a game that was the featured match on The Big Match.

Full history at Doncaster (League unless stated)
1946/47 Doncaster 2-3 Portsmouth FA Cup
1978/79 Doncaster 2-3 Portsmouth
1979/80 Doncaster 2-0 Portsmouth
1981/82 Doncaster 0-0 Portsmouth
1982/83 Doncaster 0-2 Portsmouth

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Writer: DonnyEd Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday February 10 2011

Time: 9:00AM

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Not many games to look back on, lets hope Doncaster can complete the double.
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10/02/2011 20:48:00

I remember the Rovers 2-0 win well. Portsmouth brought quite a few up for a Friday night and there was quite a bit of crowd trouble before kick off. A former player of both sides was on the scoresheet for Rovers, Joe Laidlaw.
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