Doncaster Rovers make the trip to The Energy Check County Ground on Saturday for the League One game with home team Swindon Town.
All Swindon Town v Doncaster Rovers match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below - along with the latest match odds.
Swindon Town, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 2-3 League One triumph against Ipswich Town.
For Swindon Town, the scorers were Diallang Jaiyesimi (16', 74') and Scott Twine (67'). James Norwood (62') and Alan Judge (87') scored for Ipswich Town.
Matches involving Swindon Town have usually been exciting affairs recently with a lot of goalmouth action being a common characteristic. Over their past half dozen clashes alone, the sum of 20 goals have flown in for both teams combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 7 of those being chalked up by The Robins.
Ahead of this meeting, Swindon Town are without a home win in the past 4 league matches. Fans are getting restless.
Doncaster Rovers will come into the game following on from a 0-1 FA Cup win versus Blackburn Rovers in their last outing.
In that match, Doncaster Rovers managed 32% possession and 5 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. The scorer for Doncaster Rovers was Taylor Richards (42'). On the other side, Blackburn Rovers had 20 shots on goal with 2 on target.
A succession of hard-working performances by the Doncaster Rovers defence has resulted in their ‘goals against’ tally amounting to 4 from their last 6 outings overall. In that period, their own forwards have managed to score 10. We will just have to find out whether or not that trend will end up being sustained into this next match.
Head to head
An examination of their prior head to head clashes stretching back to 01/04/2013 tells us that Swindon Town have won 2 of them and Doncaster Rovers 3, with the number of draws standing at 1.
An aggregate of 14 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 7 of them from The Robins and 7 belonging to The Rovers. The average goals per game has been 2.33.
The last league fixture between these clubs was League One match day 18 on 15/12/2020 when it ended Doncaster Rovers 2-1 Swindon Town.
The referee was Paul Howard.
Team News: Swindon Town
Swindon Town manager John Sheridan will be grateful to have no fitness concerns at all coming into this clash owing to a fully injury-free group to pick from.
Team News: Doncaster Rovers
Owing to a completely injury-free group available to select from, Doncaster Rovers boss Darren Moore does not have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this clash.
We’re thinking that Swindon Town will really need to work well to hit the back of the net against this Doncaster Rovers lineup who we think should gain the upper hand.
We therefore think that it’s going to be a very even match with a 0-1 advantage for Doncaster Rovers when the full-time whistle blows.
Let’s see what happens.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Energy Check County Ground (15,728)
Captain: Dion Conroy
Chairman: Lee Power
Manager: John Sheridan
Competitions: League One position 22
🔑 Star Man: Diallang Jaiyesimi
Generally playing in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Diallang Jaiyesimi was born in England. Having made his senior debut playing for Grimsby Town in the 2017 - 2018 season, the accomplished Midfielder has managed 4 league goals in the League One 2020 - 2021 season so far coming from a total of 14 appearances.