FM Preview: Rochdale v Fleetwood Town 27 Oct 2012

Footymad preview History of the Rochdale v Fleetwood Town fixture

Rochdale prepare to entertain Fleetwood Town at Spotland on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The two sides drew on their own previous meeting.

The only previous meeting between Rochdale and Fleetwood Town at Spotland was earlier this season, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a (Associate Members) match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 04 Sep Rochdale 2-2 Fleetwood Tn. (Associate Members)

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Recent respective form guides

Rochdale have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

The away form of Fleetwood Town however, is much more impressive, unbeaten in their last six, consisting of three wins and three draws. Those games have seen the pummel 12 goals, and let in 5.

Rochdale's total of 22 points from their 14 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League Two.

Fleetwood Town are holding the final promotion place in the npower League Two, and have accumulated 25 points from the 14 games they have played so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Rochdale 6 2 2 2 8 8 8
Fleetwood Town 6 3 2 1 9 6 11

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FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at Spotland for the Dale and the Madmen are unable to see past Fleetwood Town claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Rochdale Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Fleetwood Town Undefeated in last 7 away games.

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