Bristol Rovers and Stoke City have met thirty times in competitive fixtures. The first meeting was on 8 February 1902 in the FA Cup, when Stoke won 1-0 at Eastville. Overall, Rovers have had the marginally better record, with 14 wins to Stoke's 12.
Players to represent both clubsEdit
Below is an incomplete list of players who have been on the books of both Bristol Rovers and Stoke City.
- Scott Bevan
- Ryan Brunt joined Rovers from Stoke in 2013
- Anthony Pulis
- Carl Saunders
- Danzelle St Louis-Hamilton was loaned to Rovers by Stoke in February 2009
- Mark Walters
- Ian Wright