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2007-08 matches
League One
Team Home Away
Bournemouth 0-2 1-2
Brighton 0-2 0-0
Carlisle 3-0 1-1
Cheltenham 2-0 0-1
Crewe 1-1 1-1
Doncaster 0-1 0-2
Gillingham 1-1 2-3
Hartlepool 0-0 0-1
Huddersfield 2-3 1-2
Leeds 0-3 0-1
L Orient 2-3 1-3
Luton 1-1 2-1
Millwall 2-1 1-0
Northampton 1-1 1-0
N Forest 2-2 1-1
Oldham 1-0 1-0
Port Vale 3-2 1-1
Southend 1-1 1-0
Swansea 0-2 2-2
Swindon 0-1 0-1
Tranmere 1-1 2-0
Walsall 1-1 1-0
Yeovil 1-1 0-0
FA Cup
Team H/A
L Orient A 1-1
L Orient H 3-3
Rushden H 5-1
Fulham A 2-2
Fulham H 0-0
Barnet A 1-0
Southampton H 1-0
West Brom H 1-5
League Cup
Team H/A
C Palace H 1-1
West Ham H 1-2
League Trophy
Team H/A
Bournemouth H 0-1

On 10 November 2007, Rovers played fellow League One side Leyton Orient in an FA Cup first round match. Rovers had a decent cup run the previous season, being knocked out in the fourth round to Championship side Derby County.

The game was a fairly even affair with a draw being seen as a fair result by most.

Match details[]

Leyton Orient 1-1 Bristol Rovers
Gray (16) (1-0 HT) Lambert (81)
at Brisbane Road attendance: 3,157
Lineups
1 Stuart Nelson 1 Steve Phillips
2 Stephen Purches 2 Ryan Green
4 Alton Thelwell 6 Steve Elliott
5 Tamika Mkandawire 16 Danny Coles
8 Adam Chambers 11 Chris Carruthers
Sub-off 20 Jason Demetriou 3 Joe Jacobson Sub-off
3 Charlie Daniel 4 Sammy Igoe
Sub-off 7 John Melligan 7 Stuart Campbell
Sub-off 17 Paul Terry 18 Chris Lines Sub-off
18 Adam Boyd 19 Sean Rigg Sub-off
Ball 9 Wayne Gray 9 Rickie Lambert Ball
Substitutes
6 Brain Saah 5 Craig Hinton Sub-on
19 Aiden Palmer 30 Charlie Reece
Sub-on 10 Sean Thornton 32 Aaron Lescott
Sub-on 11 Wayne Corden 8 Andy Williams Sub-on
Sub-on 21 Efe Echanomi 10 Richard Walker Sub-on

Timeline[]

  • 16 mins: Goal for Leyton Orient - Scored by Wayne Gray.
  • 64 mins: Substitution for Leyton Orient - Jason Demetriou replaced by Wayne Corden.
  • 65 mins: Substitution for Leyton Orient - John Melligan replaced by Sean Thornton.
  • 67 mins: Double Substitution for Bristol Rovers - Sean Rigg and Joe Jacobson replaced by Andy Williams and Richard Walker.
  • 81 mins: Goal for Bristol Rovers - Scored by Rickie Lambert.
  • 82 mins: Substitution for Leyton Orient - Paul Terry replaced by Efe Echanomi.
  • 90 mins: Substitution for Bristol Rovers - Chris Lines replaced by Craig Hinton.
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