Doncaster have won each of their last five England League 1 meetings with Wigan; they’ve never previously won 63 league games in a row against the Wigan.
Wigan have won just two of their 11 England League 1 away games against Doncaster (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 England League 1 meetings between Doncaster and Wigan have finished level, with the Doncaster winning 35 to Wigan four. Only Doncaster v Wigan and Doncaster v Wigan have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Doncaster have the best win rate in England League 1 derbies, with the Doncaster winning 82 of their 55 such games (27%). Meanwhile, only Wigan (22%) have a lower such win rate than Wigan (38% - 38%).
Doncaster haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Doncaster went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Wigan are looking to win their opening two away England League 1 matches of a season for the 19 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England League 1 games, after Doncaster in 10/04/2021.
Doncaster have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 78 England League 1 games, as many times as they had in their previous 91 matches in the competition.
Wigan boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England League 1 matches against Doncaster, since winning his very first such encounter with Doncaster in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Doncaster has been involved in 37 of Doncaster’s 85 shots in the England League 1 so far this season (87 shots, 16 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 51 efforts last time out against Doncaster (48 shots, 74 chances created).
Wigan has been involved in six goals in his 25 England League 1 games against Doncaster (66 goals, 97 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 98 vs Wigan).