Vital Football

Latest Doncaster Rovers News

DRFC Brighton v Doncaster Head to Head

DRFC Brighton v Doncaster Head to Head

Doncaster Rovers travel to Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday to help the Seagulls kick off life in their new stadium.

Rovers were Brighton`s last ever visitors at their old Goldstone Ground back in 1997 when Brighton won 1-0 and after a fourteen year wait they are returning to their own ground, the purpose built Amex Stadium.

Over the years, the two clubs have met on just eleven occasions at Brighton.

Brighton have much the better record with seven wins to Doncaster`s one and three being drawn.

The first ever meeting between the two came back in the 1931/32 season when Brighton won an FA Cup clash 5-0.

Rovers only victory came in the 2006/07 season, just one week after the club had won their first ever domestic trophy, when they lifted the Johnstone`s Paint Trophy.

Goals from Graham Lee and Danny Cadamarteri were enough for Rovers in a 2-0 win.

The 2-0 win is the only occasion that Rovers have score more than one goal in a game at Brighton and they have only found the net in two of the eleven games.

The last time the two sides met was at the Withdean during the 2007/08 season, when a Nicky Forster penalty was enough to secure all three points for the Seagulls.

Full list of results at Brighton - League unless stated

1931/32 Brighton 5-0 Doncaster FA Cup
1963/64 Brighton 4-0 Doncaster
1964/65 Brighton 1-1 Doncaster
1966/67 Brighton 0-0 Doncaster
1969/70 Brighton 1-0 Doncaster
1970/71 Brighton 3-0 Doncaster
1987/88 Brighton 2-0 Doncaster
1996/97 Brighton 1-0 Doncaster
1997/98 Brighton 0-0 Doncaster
2006/07 Brighton 0-2 Doncaster
2007/08 Brighton 1-0 Doncaster

Join The Vital Debate


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




Vital Doncaster on: facebook

Vital Doncaster on: twitter







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

Writer:DonnyEd
Date:Wednesday August 3 2011
Time: 9:00AM

Comments

0
Not the greatest record at Brighton, I actually did Graham Lee at 40/1 the day we won for first goalscorer.
donnyed
05/08/2011 22:21:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Doncaster Rovers Articles

DRFC Rovers confirm new date for Scunthorpe trip

Scunthorpe United and Doncaster Rovers have rearranged their League One clash.

DRFC Scunthorpe chief executive slams postponement

Scunthorpe United chief executive Jim Rodwell slammed the decision by referee Mark Haywood to call off the clash with Doncaster Rovers on Saturday

DRFC Scunthorpe v Doncaster - Match Postponed

The clash between Scunthorpe United and Doncaster Rovers has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch

DRFC Scunthorpe v Doncaster - History

Vital Doncaster Rovers looks at the head-to-head record at Scunthorpe United over the years

Archived Vital Donny Articles

Vital Donny articles from

Site Journalists

DonnyEd
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Would you like DRFC flags to be available in the club shop?
Suggested By: Dblido
Yes72%
Don't Care21%
No (already got a Leeds one)7%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Burton 29 19 3 7 60 16
2 Walsall 29 16 8 5 56 17
3 Wigan 30 15 10 5 55 21
4 Gillingham 30 16 7 7 55 19
5 Coventry 30 13 10 7 49 16
6 Millwall 29 14 5 10 47 9
7 Southend 29 13 8 8 47 6
8 Peterborough 29 13 5 11 44 13
9 Port Vale 31 12 8 11 44 -1
10 Barnsley 29 13 3 13 42 6
11 Sheff Utd 29 11 9 9 42 4
12 Bradford 28 11 8 9 41 -3
13 Scunthorpe 28 11 5 12 38 -4
14 Rochdale 28 10 7 11 37 -2
15 Bury 28 10 7 11 37 -7
16 Doncaster 29 9 9 11 36 -4
17 Swindon 30 10 6 14 36 -5
18 Blackpool 29 9 6 14 33 -7
19 Chesterfield 29 9 3 17 30 -11
20 Shrewsbury 30 8 6 16 30 -15
21 Fleetwood 28 7 8 13 29 -3
22 Crewe 29 6 8 15 26 -20
23 Oldham 27 4 12 11 24 -13
24 Colchester 29 5 7 17 22 -32
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Doncaster Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Sheffield United (H)
Sky Bet League One
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Barnsley (a)
Sky Bet League One
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Millwall (H)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 1 2016 7:45PM : Swindon Town (a)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Shrewsbury Town (H)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 12 2016 3:00PM : Bradford City (a)
Sky Bet League One

Recent Doncaster Rovers Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.1879Rovers10
2.DonnyEd8
3.Dblido4