SAMUT PRAKAN. Swindon Town overcomes Doncaster Rovers 1-0 after J. Wakeling scored just 1 goal (60′). Swindon Town capitalized on its superior ball possession (56%).
The match was played at the M-Power Stadium stadium in Samut Prakan on Saturday and it started at 9:00 pm local time. The referee was Charles Breakspear with the collaboration of Oliver Bickle and David Avent. The 4th official was Helen Edwards. The weather was rainy. The temperature was pleasant at 24.9 degrees Celsius or 76.87 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 72%.
Swindon Town had a superior ball possession 56% while Doncaster Rovers was struggling with a 44% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Swindon Town was putting more pressure with 55 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 3 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Swindon Town won the match.
Doncaster Rovers shot 6 times, 2 on target, 4 off target. Talking about the opposition, Swindon Town shot 11 times, 3 on target, 8 off target.
Doncaster Rovers received 1 yellow card (T. Rowe). On the other side, Swindon Town received 1 yellow card (M. Baudry).
After this match, Doncaster Rovers will stay with 14 points like Sutton United and Swindon Town to remain in the 12th place. Talking about the opposition, Swindon Town will have 14 points like Sutton United and Doncaster Rovers to sit in the 11th place.
In the next match in the League Two, Doncaster Rovers will play away against Stevenage on the 18th of April with a 3-1 head to head stats in favor of Doncaster Rovers (1 draw).
Swindon Town will host Bradford City on the 18th of April with a 6-5 head to head statistic in favor of Swindon Town (5 draws).
Doncaster Rovers – Formation
Doncaster Rovers adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Gary McSheffrey decided to play with the following team: Jonathan Mitchell, Kyle Knoyle , Bobby Faulkner , Ro-Shaun Williams , James Maxwell , Lee Tomlin , Tommy Rowe , Adam Clayton , Luke Molyneux , George Miller and Jon Taylor .
The home team had on the bench: J. Olowu, Harrison Biggins, A. Long, Kieran Agard , Kyle Hurst , Max Woltman and L. Jones.
Doncaster Rovers made 4 changes: T. Rowe for H. Biggins (57′), J. Taylor for K. Hurst (62′), J. Maxwell for M. Woltman (76′) and L. Tomlin for K. Agard (76′).
Best player: Luke Molyneux
The most impressive player for Doncaster Rovers was Luke Molyneux.
His rating iswith 25 passes (72% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 3. He performed 4 crosses.
Swindon Town – Formation
Also Swindon Town adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
Scott Lindsey played with: Solomon Brynn, Remeao Hutton , Angus MacDonald , Thomas Clayton , Frazer Blake-Tracy , Ronan Darcy , Louis Reed , Ben Gladwin , Jonathan Williams , Jacob Wakeling and Tyrese Shade .
The following players were sitting on the bench: Luke Jephcott, R. Aguiar, M. Roberts, S. Khan, C. Brann, Mathieu Baudry and E. Iandolo.
Swindon Town could not rely on the presence of M. Baudry (injured).
Swindon Town made 3 changes: A. MacDonald for M. Baudry (19′), R. Darcy for L. Jephcott (74′) and T. Shade for S. Khan (90′).
Best player: Louis Reed
The most impressive player for Swindon Town was Louis Reed even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.
His rating iswith 47 passes (74% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 3. He performed 8 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the League Two.
- Sutton United – Hartlepool United – 2-0
- Stockport County – Harrogate Town – 0-0
- Salford City – Tranmere Rovers – 0-1
- Northampton Town – Rochdale – 3-0
- Newport County – Barrow – 0-2
- Leyton Orient – Walsall – 1-0
- Gillingham – Mansfield Town – 0-2
- Doncaster Rovers – Swindon Town – 0-1
- Crewe Alexandra – Crawley Town – 1-0
- Colchester United – Grimsby Town – 0-1
- Carlisle United – AFC Wimbledon – 2-1
- Bradford City – Stevenage – 3-0