Date: 3rd April 2013 at 9:26pm
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Vital Doncaster looks at the head-to-head record against Tranmere Rovers over the years.

They have met on 38 previous occasions at Doncaster with 22 home wins, 3 wins for Tranmere and 13 draws in all competitions.

There has only been one previous meeting at the Keepmoat Stadium with Rovers winning a Capital One League Cup tie 3-0 last season thanks to goals from Chris Brown, Ryan Mason and Kyle Bennett.

In the league, three of the last four meetings at Belle Vue finished goalless, with Tranmere winning the other 2-0.

Despite a fantastic home record for Rovers against Tranmere, they have failed to win any of the last six meetings in the league. The last league win came during the 1980/81 season when an own goal was enough for Rovers in a 1-0 win.

Match facts that day: December 27th 1980

Boyd, Russell. Mell, I. Snodin, Swan, Lister, Pugh, Nimmo, Warboys, G. Snodin (Harle), Little

Referee: Alan Saunders (Newcastle)


Full History – League unless stated
1923/24 Rovers 4-0 Tranmere
1924/25 Rovers 2-0 Tranmere
1925/26 Rovers 4-0 Tranmere
1926/27 Rovers 4-1 Tranmere
1927/28 Rovers 5-2 Tranmere
1928/29 Rovers 2-1 Tranmere
1929/30 Rovers 1-1 Tranmere
1930/31 Rovers 6-0 Tranmere
1931/32 Rovers 2-2 Tranmere
1932/33 Rovers 2-2 Tranmere
1933/34 Rovers 2-0 Tranmere
1934/35 Rovers 2-0 Tranmere
1937/38 Rovers 1-1 Tranmere
1946/47 Rovers 2-0 Tranmere
1948/49 Rovers 2-0 Tranmere
1949/50 Rovers 1-1 Tranmere
1958/59 Rovers 2-0 Tranmere
1961/62 Rovers 6-1 Tranmere
1962/63 Rovers 2-1 Tranmere
1962/63 Rovers 1-4 Tranmere FA Cup
1963/64 Rovers 1-2 Tranmere
1963/64 Rovers 3-0 Tranmere FA Cup
1964/65 Rovers 1-0 Tranmere
1965/66 Rovers 3-1 Tranmere
1969/70 Rovers 2-1 Tranmere
1970/71 Rovers 2-2 Tranmere
1973/74 Rovers 3-0 Tranmere FA Cup
1975/76 Rovers 3-0 Tranmere
1979/80 Rovers 1-1 Tranmere
1980/81 Rovers 1-0 Tranmere
1983/84 Rovers 1-1 Tranmere
1988/89 Rovers 0-0 Tranmere
1989/90 Rovers 1-1 Tranmere Members Cup
2004/05 Rovers 0-0 Tranmere
2005/06 Rovers 0-2 Tranmere
2006/07 Rovers 0-0 Tranmere
2007/08 Rovers 0-0 Tranmere
2011/12 Rovers 3-0 Tranmere

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