FM Preview: Doncaster Rovers v Reading 04 Feb 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 3rd February 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Doncaster Rovers take on Reading in a Championship match on 4th February 2012 at 15:00.
History of the Doncaster Rovers v Reading fixture
Reading face a trip to Doncaster Rovers at Keepmoat Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to further improve upon a decent past record there. So far, the Royals have winning an impressive 11 games, and losing 2.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in January 2011, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-3 winners in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 17 Sep||Reading||2 - 0||Doncaster Rvs.||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 15 Jan||Doncaster Rvs.||0-3||Reading||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Reading||4 - 3||Doncaster Rvs.||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 06 Feb||Doncaster Rvs.||1 - 2||Reading||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Sep||Reading||0 - 0||Doncaster Rvs.||Championship|
|2008/2009||Tue 17 Mar||Doncaster Rvs.||0 - 1||Reading||Championship|
|2008/2009||Tue 21 Oct||Reading||2 - 1||Doncaster Rvs.||Championship|
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.
Reading have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Royals's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 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.
Reading lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 45 from their 28 games so far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Reading are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win
|Doncaster Rovers||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Reading||7 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 16 outings ago.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here
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