Middlesbrough travel to take on Doncaster Rovers at Keepmoat Stadium on Tuesday evening,
The last time the two teams met at Doncaster Rvs. was amazingly over twenty years ago, in May 1987, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a Third Division match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 22 Aug||Middlesbrough||2 - 0||Doncaster Rvs.||CHMP|
|1986/1987||Sat 09 May||Doncaster Rvs.||0 - 2||Middlesbrough||LGE1|
|1986/1987||Sat 13 Dec||Middlesbrough||1 - 0||Doncaster Rvs.||LGE1|
|1986/1987||Mon 24 Nov||Middlesbrough||3 - 0||Doncaster Rvs.||ASSM|
|1966/1967||Sat 25 Mar||Doncaster Rvs.||0 - 4||Middlesbrough||LGE1|
|1966/1967||Sat 29 Oct||Middlesbrough||2 - 0||Doncaster Rvs.||LGE1|
|1957/1958||Wed 18 Sep||Doncaster Rvs.||3 - 2||Middlesbrough||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Doncaster Rovers are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 12 goals for the Rovers, with 5 goals against.
In complete contrast to Doncaster Rvs., Middlesbrough are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. The Boro's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Doncaster Rvs. see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 33 points from their 24 games played so far, Middlesbrough's 33 points from 26 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Boro are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Doncaster Rvs.. Home win
|Doncaster Rvs.||Won 4 successive home games.|
5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 11 .
|Middlesbrough||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.