FM Preview: Doncaster Rovers v Hull City 27 Sep 2011

Last updated : 26 September 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Doncaster Rovers v Hull City fixture

Hull City face a trip to Doncaster Rovers at Keepmoat Stadium on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Tigers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 12 and win only 5 of the 22 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2010, with Doncaster Rovers running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 16 Apr Hull City 3 - 1 Doncaster Rvs. Championship
2010/2011 Sat 28 Aug Doncaster Rvs. 3-1 Hull City Championship
2004/2005 Sat 22 Jan Doncaster Rvs. 1 - 0 Hull City League One
2004/2005 Wed 29 Dec Hull City 2 - 1 Doncaster Rvs. League One
2003/2004 Sun 28 Dec Hull City 3 - 1 Doncaster Rvs. League Division Three
2003/2004 Mon 08 Sep Doncaster Rvs. 0 - 0 Hull City League Division Three
1997/1998 Sat 04 Apr Doncaster Rvs. 1 - 0 Hull City League Division Three

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Recent respective form guides

Doncaster Rovers have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 5.

Hull City have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. While the Tigers have hit 5 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Doncaster Rovers find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 8 games have yielded only 4 points.

Hull City lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 13 from their 8 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Doncaster Rovers 6 1 1 4 3 10 4
Hull City 6 3 1 2 5 6 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Although Hull City have been far from successful in recent away games, we can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against Doncaster Rovers. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Doncaster Rovers Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Hull City 5 games since last defeat.

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