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Match Preview: Doncaster Rovers (H)

Seasiders Look To Make Home Advantage Count

12 March 2019

Blackpool and Doncaster Rovers lock horns for the third time this season tonight, knowing full well that a victory would enhance either sides play-off hopes.

The visitors sit three points above Blackpool in the sixth and final play-off spot and with Grant McCann's side also holding a game in hand, tonight's encounter is clearly a crucial one for The Seasiders' aspirations. 

Four points from a possible six have Blackpool in reasonbly good form heading into the clash, while Doncaster are in search of their first league win since mid-February. 

Team News: 

One or two knocks from the weekend are currently being assesed from a Blackpool perspective, though Marc Bola has now returned to training. Callum Guy is also making progress. 

Doncaster will be without the services of top scorer John Marquis, who picked up two yellow cards in a defeat at AFC Wimbledon on Saturday. Alfie May could take his place in the forward line. 


Supporters can still purchase tickets for the match throughout the day, with the ticket office open until kick-off. 

To avoid, late lengthy queues the club is advising supporters to arrive early if buying tickets. 

Tickets are priced at: 

- £22 for Adults
- £18 for Seniors
- £10 for Under-18s
- Free for Under-11s**

*Prices exclude block M seating. 

**Under-11s must become a member of Young Seasiders for £15. This entitles free admission to home EFL matches with a paying adult or senior.  

Season ticket holders and members are entitled to £5 off the price of a match ticket for adults and seniors, and £2 off the price of an under-18 ticket. 

The Referee: 

Peter Wright has been confirmed as the referee for the match. 

This will be the first Blackpool fixture he has officiated. 


For those unable to attend tonight's game, passes are available to purchase on ifollow for £10. 

A match pass enables you to watch a live stream on your PC, laptop or tablet. 

For further information, click here. 

Elsewhere In Sky Bet League One:  

AFC Wimbledon vs Peterborough United
Barnsley vs Sunderland
Bradford City vs Luton Town
Charlton Athletic vs Burton Albion
Coventry City vs Fleetwood Town
Gillingham vs Bristol Rovers
Plymouth Argyle vs Shrewsbury Town
Rochdale vs Oxford United
Scunthorpe United vs Southend United
Walsall vs Portsmouth
Wycombe Wanderers vs Accrington Stanley

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