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DRFC Doncaster v Leicester Head To Head

Vital Doncaster looks at the head to head record between Doncaster and Leicester at both Belle Vue and the Keepmoat over the years.

Despite both clubs long histories this will be only the fourteenth clash between the two sides.

In the previous thirteen, Doncaster have won four, Leicester three and there have been six draws.

The first time the two met was during the 1901/02 season when Leicester were known as Leicester Fosse. Doncaster earned the points with a 2-1 win in a Second Division encounter.

Leicester had to wait until their tenth visit to Belle Vue before enjoying their first victory, when they won a Second Division clash 2-0 in February1954.

Rovers gained revenge in the next meeting when they recorded their biggest win with a 6-2 victory in September 1955.

Leicester have won the last two encounters with Rovers failing to score including the only ever encounter at the Keepmoat.

Martyn Waghorn scored the only goal of the game in a 1-0 victory for the visitors in what was the first encounter between the two in just over fifty years.

Full list of results at Doncaster
1901/02 Doncaster 2-1 Leicester
1902/03 Doncaster 0-0 Leicester
1904/05 Doncaster 3-0 Leicester
1935/36 Doncaster 1-0 Leicester
1936/37 Doncaster 0-0 Leicester
1947/48 Doncaster 1-1 Leicester
1950/51 Doncaster 2-2 Leicester
1951/52 Doncaster 2-2 Leicester
1952/53 Doncaster 0-0 Leicester
1953/54 Doncaster 0-2 Leicester
1955/56 Doncaster 6-2 Leicester
1956/57 Doncaster 0-2 Leicester
2009/10 Doncaster 0-1 Leicester

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Writer: DonnyEd Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday April 27 2011

Time: 11:26AM

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They like to draw when they meet.
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27/04/2011 22:04:00

Draws seem to be the favourite, I would take another one.
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29/04/2011 08:21:00


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