Leicester City
Stadium: Filbert Street
Leicester City Competitive match results1
@Bristol Rovers:3531413
@Leicester City:126922
Neutral venues:00000
1Match results from the Football League, FA Cup, League Cup,
Football League Trophy and Full Members Cup.
Last updated 17:00, 21 February 2009 (UTC).

Leicester City, formerly known as Leicester Fosse, have met with Bristol Rovers on 20 occasions. Leicester have the better record with nine wins to Rovers' four.


  • Last meeting: 21 February 2009 - Bristol Rovers 0–1 Leicester City
  • Biggest win: 28 November 1953 - Bristol Rovers 3–0 Leicester City
  • Biggest defeat: 19 January 1957 - Leicester City 7–2 Bristol Rovers
  • Highest aggregate score: 19 January 1957 - Leicester City 7–2 Bristol Rovers

Players at both clubsEdit

An incomplete list of players that have been on the books of both Bristol Rovers and Leicester City is given below.

Former Rovers manager Dennis Rofe was a Leicester City player, and ex-Rovers player and manager Ian Holloway also managed the Foxes.

Past meetingsEdit

Below is a full list of all meetings between Bristol Rovers and Leicester City in the Football League and national cup competitions.

16 January 1937FA CupBristol Rovers2-5Leicester City
28 November 1953Division TwoBristol Rovers3-0Leicester City
3 April 1954Division TwoLeicester City1-0Bristol Rovers
26 December 1955Division TwoBristol Rovers2-1Leicester City
27 December 1955Division TwoLeicester City4-2Bristol Rovers
15 September 1956Division TwoBristol Rovers1-2Leicester City
19 January 1957Division TwoLeicester City7-2Bristol Rovers
28 October 1978Division TwoLeicester City0-0Bristol Rovers
10 March 1979Division TwoBristol Rovers1-1Leicester City
1 January 1980Division TwoLeicester City3-0Bristol Rovers
23 April 1980Division TwoBristol Rovers1-1Leicester City
4 January 1986FA CupBristol Rovers3-1Leicester City
25 August 1990Division TwoLeicester City3-2Bristol Rovers
15 December 1990Division TwoBristol Rovers0-0Leicester City
20 November 1991Division TwoLeicester City1-1Bristol Rovers
1 January 1992Division TwoBristol Rovers1-1Leicester City
28 November 1992Division OneLeicester City0-1Bristol Rovers
3 April 1993Division OneBristol Rovers0-0Leicester City
1 November 2008League OneLeicester City2-1Bristol Rovers
21 February 2009League OneBristol Rovers0-1Leicester City

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