FootyMAD's Swansea City match preview

Last updated : 24 January 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Doncaster Rovers v Swansea City fixture

Doncaster Rvs. prepare to entertain Swansea City at Keepmoat Stadium on Friday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Rovers are clearly on top, winning 51.85% of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Keepmoat Stadium was less than a year ago, in February 2007, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a League One match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 01 SepSwansea City1 - 2Doncaster Rvs.LGE1
2006/2007Sat 17 FebDoncaster Rvs.2-2Swansea CityLGE1
2006/2007Sat 19 AugSwansea City2 - 0Doncaster Rvs.LGE1
2005/2006Sat 17 DecDoncaster Rvs.2 - 1Swansea CityLGE1
2005/2006Sat 20 AugSwansea City1 - 2Doncaster Rvs.LGE1
2003/2004Fri 05 MarSwansea City1 - 1Doncaster Rvs.LGE2
2003/2004Fri 19 DecDoncaster Rvs.3 - 1Swansea CityLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Doncaster Rovers have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Rovers in those games, with 5 conceded.

The Swans have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The Swans's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 8 against.

Doncaster Rvs. are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 44 points from 26 games. Swansea City are leading the way in the Coca-Cola League One, with their 25 games giving them a return of 53 points.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Doncaster Rvs.651012216
Swansea City641111713

FootyMad's prediction ...

None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the Rovers. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Doncaster Rvs. Won 3 successive home games.
5 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
Swansea City Last drawn game 6 outings ago.