Doncaster v Accrington Prediction & Betting Tips, 23rd April 201922nd April 2019 / lee
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This is a big game for Doncaster who suffered a defeat last time out. Victory in this one would leave them in a much stronger position to secure a sixth-place finish. Accrington’s poor recent form continued on the weekend as they were beaten by league leaders Luton. Read our Doncaster v Accrington betting tips for more.
Doncaster v Accrington Betting Odds*
* (Betting Odds were taken from bet365 on April 22nd, 2019 at 8:02 p.m.)
Doncaster News and Form
Doncaster lost 2-0 at Sunderland on Friday night which snapped a four-match winning streak that they were on. They need to respond in this one to try and edge closer to locking down the final playoff spot. This season on home soil, Doncaster have produced a record of W12 D7 L2 and they do have strong home form going there currently. Doncaster are on a three-match winning streak on home soil and they remain undefeated in their last 13 played there. Doncaster have averaged exactly 2 goals per game at the Keepmoat Stadium this season.
Defensively they have been solid as well as they have conceded at under a goal per game at home. Still, 67% of their home fixtures have made it over 2.5 goals this season. In total Doncaster have claimed a clean sheet in 43% of their home fixtures. Of the 12 home victories which they have picked up this season, nine of them have been by at least a two-goal margin. Doncaster have scored at least two goals in each of their last three on home soil. They have opened the scoring in 11 of their 21 home fixtures and they have been leading at the halftime break in each of their last three on home soil.
Doncaster v Accrington Head to Head
Accrington claimed a 1-0 home win over Doncaster in October
Accrington are undefeated in four games against Rovers
Three of the last four meetings have gone over 2.5 goals
The last meeting at the Keepmoat ended in a 2-2 draw in 2017
Accrington News and Form
The pressure really is mounting on Accrington now after a 3-0 home defeat against Luton on the weekend. That was their fifth defeat in their last seven league games (W1 D1). Overall this season their away record in League One is just W6 D6 L9 and they have recorded just the one victory in their last nine out on the road. So they are not out of danger as it stands and they really need to find something special. On their travels, this season Accrington have averaged just over a goal per away game, while they have conceded at an average of 1.5 per road fixture.
In total Accrington have taken a clean sheet in 19% of their away games. Six of the nine away defeats which they have suffered this season have been by a margin of at least two goals. Accrington have not earned a clean sheet in any of their last 15 League One fixtures, home and away. They have been sat level at the halftime break in 11 of their road fixtures this season, having opened the scoring in only seven road games. Only the relegation-threatened Wimbledon have scored fewer league goals in the division than Accrington have done. Pressure is on them in this one but this is a game in hand which they have at over a pretty much everyone else in the bottom half of the table.
Doncaster v Accrington Tips & Odds
Who will win – Doncaster v Accrington Predictions
Accrington look pretty down out of this point in terms of form is hard to see them pick themselves up to get something out of this game. Doncaster are so strong at the Keepmoat that home win to nil looks a solid proposition.
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