FM Preview: Doncaster Rovers v Barnsley 02 Jan 2012

Last updated : 01 January 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Doncaster Rovers v Barnsley fixture

Doncaster Rovers prepare to entertain Barnsley at Keepmoat Stadium on Monday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 32 games played, Rovers have recorded 13 wins, and Barnsley have come away with 9 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Keepmoat Stadium was less than a year ago, in January 2011, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 19 Nov Barnsley 2 - 0 Doncaster Rvs. Championship
2010/2011 Mon 25 Apr Barnsley 2 - 2 Doncaster Rvs. Championship
2010/2011 Tue 25 Jan Doncaster Rvs. 0-2 Barnsley Championship
2009/2010 Sat 27 Mar Barnsley 0 - 1 Doncaster Rvs. Championship
2009/2010 Sat 17 Oct Doncaster Rvs. 0 - 1 Barnsley Championship
2008/2009 Tue 28 Oct Doncaster Rvs. 0 - 1 Barnsley Championship
2008/2009 Sat 04 Oct Barnsley 4 - 1 Doncaster Rvs. Championship

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Recent respective form guides

Doncaster Rovers are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. While Rovers have scored 5, a worringly large 8 have been leaked at the other end.

Barnsley have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Tykes have hit 9 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Doncaster Rovers find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 24 games have yielded only 19 points.

Barnsley see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 33 points from their 24 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Doncaster Rovers 6 2 0 4 7 13 6
Barnsley 6 3 0 3 14 14 9

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Doncaster Rovers's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Barnsley. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Doncaster Rovers Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Barnsley 7 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 16 outings ago.

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