DRFC Barnsley v Doncaster Head To Head
Doncaster Rovers make the short trip to Barnsley on Saturday and we look back at the head-to-head record between the two at Oakwell.
The South Yorkshire rivals have met on 33 previous occasions with Barnsley winning 13, Doncaster 11 and 9 draws.
The first ever encounter between the two sides took place during the 1901/02 season when Barnsley won a Second Division clash 3-0.
Barnsley won the first three encounters at Oakwell before Doncaster tasted success for the first time with a 3-2 win during the 1932/33 season.
The games between the two sides are usually high scoring affairs with 98 goals being scored in the 33 encounters.
Barnsley enjoyed their best victory during the 2008/09 season when they won 4-1 after trailing 1-0 and being reduced to ten men.
Rovers have twice scored five with a 5-1 win during the 1965/66 season and a 5-2 Johnstone`s Paint Trophy win during the 2005/06 season.
When the two sides met last season, Jason Euell scored twice for Rovers in a 2-2 draw.
Rovers have won four and drawn one of the last six encounters at Oakwell.
Recent meetings at Barnsley (League unless stated)
1973/74 Barnsley 2-0 Doncaster Rovers
1974/75 Barnsley 0-1 Doncaster Rovers
1975/76 Barnsley 0-1 Doncaster Rovers
1976/77 Barnsley 1-1 Doncaster Rovers
1977/78 Barnsley 0-0 Doncaster Rovers
1978/79 Barnsley 3-0 Doncaster Rovers
2004/05 Barnsley 1-3 Doncaster Rovers
2005/06 Barnsley 0-2 Doncaster Rovers
2005/06 Barnsley 2-5 Doncaster Rovers (JPT)
2008/09 Barnsley 4-1 Doncaster Rovers
2009/10 Barnsley 0-1 Doncaster Rovers
2010/11 Barnsley 2-2 Doncaster Rovers
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