FM Preview: Doncaster Rovers v Blackpool 14 Feb 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 13th February 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Doncaster Rovers and Blackpool at 19:45 on 14th February 2012 in the Championship.
History of the Doncaster Rovers v Blackpool fixture
Blackpool pack their bags to visit Doncaster Rovers at Keepmoat Stadium on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 20 games played, Seasiders have recorded 5 wins, and Doncaster Rovers have come away with 8 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Keepmoat Stadium was within the last three years, in October 2009, when they fought out a thrilling high-scoring 3-3 draw in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 18 Oct||Blackpool||2 - 1||Doncaster Rvs.||Championship|
|2009/2010||Mon 05 Apr||Blackpool||2 - 0||Doncaster Rvs.||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 31 Oct||Doncaster Rvs.||3-3||Blackpool||Championship|
|2008/2009||Sat 07 Feb||Blackpool||2 - 3||Doncaster Rvs.||Championship|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Oct||Doncaster Rvs.||0 - 0||Blackpool||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sat 30 Dec||Blackpool||3 - 1||Doncaster Rvs.||League One|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Sep||Doncaster Rvs.||0 - 0||Blackpool||League One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Doncaster Rovers have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 5 to 3.
The Seasiders have had a decent run of form away from home recently, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. Those games have seen the Seasiders pummel 16 goals, and let in 8.
Doncaster Rovers are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower Championship with a return of just 24 points from their 28 games thus far.
Blackpool's total of 49 points from their 30 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Blackpool are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Doncaster Rovers. Away win
|Doncaster Rovers||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Blackpool||Undefeated in last 4 away games.
10 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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