Doncaster Rovers vs Wigan Athletic – Preview, Tips and Odds

England: League One
Doncaster
Full Time
1:2
Wigan
Highlights and Stats


The teams of Doncaster Rovers and Wigan Athletic will face each other on Saturday at Eco-Power Stadium for a game of the 28th round of the League One. Doncaster Rovers are currently on 24th position in the table with 16 points, while Wigan Athletic are on the 4th place with 29 points separating both sides.

Doncaster Rovers vs Wigan Athletic Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2021/09/11Last 17 Games
Doncaster
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
Wigan
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway

Worth Mentioning

The most recent time when Doncaster Rovers and Wigan Athletic locked horns, the game finished with the score of 2:1 to Wigan Athletic. The two squads took on each other on the 11th of September 2021. Wigan Athletic are enjoying a streak of five consecutive wins in the H2H clashes. Hosting evidently helped in the previous 9 encounters, with the home side recording 5 victories and preventing their opponents from getting the better of them in 7 out of 9. No more than 2 of the 9 latest meetings ended in a draw. Three of the previous five battles on the pitch produced over 2.5 goals and two witnessed goals at both ends. Throughout the extent of this period, Doncaster Rovers was not successful at all in maintaining a clean sheet, and Wigan Athletic managed to prevent goals in their net on three occasions. From a statistical point of view, those matches produced an average of 2.60 goals.

Doncaster Rovers vs Wigan Athletic Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 17 games

DoncasterWigan
  • Goals

    1.47
    1.65
  • Fouls

    11.00
    10.33
  • Corners

    3.67
    6.67
  • Offsides

    1.33
    1.67
  • Cards

    2.67
    2.33
  • Posession

    49%
    51%

Doncaster Rovers Form

  • ?
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Waway

The efforts of Doncaster Rovers were not enough and they lost 0:1 at home against Fleetwood Town in a League One match played on January 8th. Currently, the outfit is on a streak of three consecutive defeats, Regardless of whether hosting or visiting, the squads involved in Doncaster Rovers’s recent 10 encounters did not gain a considerable advantage. All in all, the hosts succeeded in recording 5 triumphs and the visitors registered 4 victories. Only 1 of the last 10 meetings for the club ended in a draw. Three of the last five clashes produced over 2.5 goals and two witnessed goals at both ends. In the course of that period, Doncaster Rovers did not concede on one occasion. At the same time they failed to score a goal on two occasions. When looking at statistics, we notice that the average number of goals scored during the team’s most recent 5 outings is 3.00.
  • Goals
    1.00
  • Fouls
    11.11
  • Corners
    3.89
  • Offsides
    1.67
  • Cards
    1.89
  • Posession
    40%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
League One2022/01/08Doncaster RoversFleetwood Town01 L
League One2022/01/02MorecambeDoncaster Rovers43 L
League One2021/12/27Doncaster RoversSunderland03 L
League One2021/12/11Doncaster RoversShrewsbury Town10 W
League One2021/12/07Doncaster RoversOxford United12 L
FA Cup2021/12/04Doncaster RoversMansfield Town23 L
FL Trophy2021/12/01Crewe AlexandraDoncaster Rovers20 L
League One2021/11/27Burton AlbionDoncaster Rovers20 L
League One2021/11/23Bolton WanderersDoncaster Rovers30 L
FL Trophy2021/11/09Scunthorpe UnitedDoncaster Rovers23 W

Wigan Athletic Form

  • ?
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Dhome

Wigan Athletic’s last match was against Blackburn Rovers on Saturday and it finished in a 3:2 win at home. At the moment, the team is enjoying a streak of three successive victories and have not sampled the taste of a single loss in its last ten games. Playing at home turned out to be of little help across the ten previous Wigan Athletic meetings as the hosting party recorded 2 wins and the travelling sides registered 4 triumphs. All except one of Wigan Athletic’s five previous clashes finished with more than 2.5 goals and all bar one saw both sides finding the net. Wigan Athletic managed to prevent their opponents from scoring on one occasion and the team found the net at least once in each of those encounters. Their most recent five outings produced an average of 4.2 goals.
  • Goals
    2.20
  • Fouls
    11.33
  • Corners
    5.17
  • Offsides
    2.00
  • Cards
    1.83
  • Posession
    53%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
FA Cup2022/01/08Wigan AthleticBlackburn Rovers32 W
FL Trophy2022/01/04Oldham AthleticWigan Athletic06 W
League One2021/12/18Oxford UnitedWigan Athletic23 W
League One2021/12/11Wigan AthleticIpswich Town11 D
League One2021/12/08Wigan AthleticShrewsbury Town21 W
FA Cup2021/12/05Colchester UnitedWigan Athletic12 W
FL Trophy2021/11/30Accrington StanleyWigan Athletic11 D
League One2021/11/27Plymouth ArgyleWigan Athletic12 W
FL Trophy2021/11/10Wigan AthleticShrewsbury Town20 W
FA Cup2021/11/06Wigan AthleticSolihull Moors00 D

Formations and Lineups

Doncaster

Formation:4-3-3
  • G1Louis Jones
  • D29Lirak Hasani
  • D2Kyle Knoyle
  • D5Joseph Olowu
  • D28Branden Horton
  • M14Matthew Smith
  • M22Ethan Galbraith
  • M10Tommy Rowe
  • F25Kieran Agard
  • F20Joe Dodoo
  • F16Aidan Barlow
1 Louis Jones 29 Lirak Hasani 2 Kyle Knoyle 5 Joseph Olowu 28 Branden Horton 14 Matthew Smith 22 Ethan Galbraith 10 Tommy Rowe 25 Kieran Agard 20 Joe Dodoo 16 Aidan Barlow

Wigan

Formation:4-2-3-1
  • G12Ben Amos
  • D27Tendayi Darikwa
  • D5Jack Whatmough
  • D2Kelland Watts
  • D3Tom Pearce
  • M8Max Power
  • M4Tom Naylor
  • M11Gavin Massey
  • M19Callum Lang
  • M23James McClean
  • F10Will Keane
12 Ben Amos 27 Tendayi Darikwa 5 Jack Whatmough 2 Kelland Watts 3 Tom Pearce 8 Max Power 4 Tom Naylor 11 Gavin Massey 19 Callum Lang 23 James McClean 10 Will Keane

Match Details

DoncastervsWigan
  • 90`
    (in) S. Humphrys(out) C. Lang
  • 85`
    B. Amos
  • 84`
    J. Dodoo
  • 81`
    (in) G. Edwards(out) T. Pearce
  • 81`
    (in) J. Kerr(out) G. Massey
  • 80`
    (in) A. Greaves(out) T. Rowe
  • 70`
    E. Galbraith
  • 69`
    (in) C. Seaman(out) L. Hasani
  • 60`
    O. BogleE. Galbraith
    1 - 2
  • 60`
    (in) O. Bogle(out) A. Barlow
  • 54`
    0 - 2
    W. KeaneT. Pearce
  • 45+4`
    L. Hasani
  • 11`
    0 - 1
    M. PowerJ. McClean

Players Ratings

DoncastervsWigan
  • 7Omar Bogle
    7.3 / 10
  • 1Louis Jones
    6.9 / 10
  • 27Anthony Greaves
    6.9 / 10
  • 28Branden Horton
    6.7 / 10
  • 22Ethan Galbraith
    6.6 / 10
  • 16Aidan Barlow
    6.6 / 10
  • 2Kyle Knoyle
    6.5 / 10
  • 10Tommy Rowe
    6.5 / 10
  • 20Joe Dodoo
    6.3 / 10
  • 19Charlie Seaman
    6.3 / 10
  • 5Joseph Olowu
    6.2 / 10
  • 14Matthew Smith
    6.2 / 10
  • 25Kieran Agard
    6 / 10
  • 29Lirak Hasani
    5.9 / 10
  • 8Max Power
    7.6 / 10
  • 23James McClean
    7.6 / 10
  • 4Tom Naylor
    7.3 / 10
  • 10Will Keane
    7.3 / 10
  • 3Tom Pearce
    7 / 10
  • 15Jason Kerr
    6.7 / 10
  • 7Gwion Edwards
    6.7 / 10
  • 27Tendayi Darikwa
    6.6 / 10
  • 11Gavin Massey
    6.6 / 10
  • 19Callum Lang
    6.6 / 10
  • 12Ben Amos
    6.3 / 10
  • 5Jack Whatmough
    6.3 / 10
  • 2Kelland Watts
    6.3 / 10

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