Coventry vs Doncaster
English League One
Date: Saturday, 27 October 2018
Kick-Off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: Venue: Ricoh Arena (Coventry).
The Sky Blues are fresh from a richly deserved 4-2 victory against Bradford City in the last round.
Coventry took a 2-0 lead in just 10 minutes from kickoff. Jonson Clarke-Harris nodded in a cross in the 2nd minute and Conor Chaplin scored from a free kick soon after that.
Two more were added in the second half by Hiwula and Bayliss for mark Robin’s side.
They have performed well and managed to reach 8th spot in the table after getting promoted via play-off.
The win against Bradford was their 5th triumph on the trot. Forwards Bakayoko, Chaplin and Clarke-Harris have 3 goals each.
Tommy Rowe and Andy Williams scored the goals for Doncaster in the first half in their last h2h win.
The Rovers were 15th last season in the league and are presently 7th in the table after the good start. The former champions was last seen in a 0-1 loss at home to Sunderland. Chris Maguire scored the winner for the away side.
John Marquis is their top scorer and the joint top scorer in the league with 9 goals.
Coventry vs Doncaster: Head-to-head (h2h)
Doncaster has 5 wins and same number of losses in last 14 h2h games.
Last match was in 2016 which the Donny won 2-0.
Coventry has 6 wins in last 10 games and are on a 5 match winning streak at present. In those 10 games 6 registered over 2.5 goals in total.
At home they have 2 consecutive wins and has total of 3 win sin 5 games.
The Rovers also have 6 wins in 10 previous fixtures from all competitions. Seven of those matches had over 2.5 goals at the final whistle.
Away record has 3 wins in 5 games.
Coventry vs Doncaster: Prediction
Coach Grant McCann has done a good job with the Rovers. With the hosts in form this will be a close match.
There is ample chance that both the teams will score corresponding to the goals scored by them this season. Both the defenses are leaking a lot of goals too.
The team with the best defense on the day will have more probability to win.
Coventry vs Doncaster: Betting Tips
Home win @ 1.85 (6/7).
BTTS @ 1.79 (4/5).