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Match Preview: Peterborough United v Bristol Rovers

23 March 2018

All the pre-match stats, ahead of Saturday's encounter with Peterborough United.

Rovers are looking to bounce back from a narrow defeat on the road last weekend at Plymouth, as travel to face play-off chasing Peterborough United.

Darrell Clarke's side have registered seventeen points in the last ten games. A win on Saturday could lift Rovers up to 8th position in the league standings, depending on other results.

Striker Ellis Harrison has five goals in his last eight outings and will look add to that tally on Saturday afternoon, following his goal last weekend at Home Park.

Darrell's View: The Manager spoke to the press on Thursday lunchtime at the training ground and offered his take on Saturday's encounter.


Darrell Clarke's 5️⃣ Point Preview

Player's View: It was Ollie Clarke's turn to partake in press duties, as the midfielder stressed the importance of earning as many points as possible between now and the end of the season.


Preview: Ollie Clarke on Peterborough United

Opposition: Peterborough parted company with Grant McCann towards the end of February and appointed Steve Evans at the helm at London Road. Since his arrival, Evans has two wins and a defeat under his belt and will be looking to lift Peterborough inside the top six in the remaining fixtures this campaign. 


Three to Watch: Peterborough United


Opposition View: Steve Evans

Last Time We Met: Jack Marriott's hat-trick helped the Posh to three points earlier this season when the sides met, as Peterborough United recorded a 4-1 victory at the Memorial Stadium.

Tickets: Supporters will be able to pay on the day at London Road. For full information click HERE.

Keeping up with the game: Full match commentary of Rovers' game with Peterborough can be heard through iFollow Gas. Supporters can access our LIVE match coverage by clicking here

The match centre is the place to head to keep up to date with minute-by-minute commentary and live match stats, as well as links to follow the game on iFollow. 


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