History of the Rochdale v Bournemouth fixture
Rochdale prepare to entertain Bournemouth at Spotland on Saturday afternoon,
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Spotland was just last season, in January 2011, when they played out a goalless draw in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 08 Oct||Bournemouth||1 - 1||Rochdale||League One|
|2010/2011||Sat 07 May||Bournemouth||1 - 2||Rochdale||League One|
|2010/2011||Tue 18 Jan||Rochdale||0-0||Bournemouth||League One|
|2009/2010||Mon 05 Apr||Rochdale||0 - 0||Bournemouth||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 31 Oct||Bournemouth||0 - 4||Rochdale||League Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 04 Apr||Bournemouth||4 - 0||Rochdale||League Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 13 Dec||Rochdale||1 - 1||Bournemouth||League Two|
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Recent respective form guides
Rochdale have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The Dale's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Bournemouth's away form is none too clever either, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Cherries's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 5 against.
Rochdale find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 29 games have yielded only 24 points.
Bournemouth lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League One, picking up 44 from their 31 games so far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing seems to be going right for the Dale at home recently, and we can see no immediate turn around in fortunes as the Cherries come away with an easy victory. Away win
|Rochdale||Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Bournemouth||Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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