FM Preview: Rochdale v Newport County 12 Oct 2013

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Last updated : 11 October 2013

Footymad preview History of the Rochdale v Newport County fixture

Rochdale play host to Newport County at Spotland on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Dale are clearly on top, winning 53.33% of the games played between the two.

The last time the two teams met at Rochdale was amazingly over twenty years ago, in December 1987, with Rochdale running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a Fourth Division match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
1987/1988 Sat 07 May Newport Co. 0 - 1 Rochdale Fourth Division
1987/1988 Sat 19 Dec Rochdale 3-0 Newport Co. Fourth Division
1979/1980 Tue 29 Apr Rochdale 2 - 0 Newport Co. Fourth Division
1979/1980 Sat 12 Apr Newport Co. 1 - 0 Rochdale Fourth Division
1978/1979 Mon 23 Apr Rochdale 1 - 0 Newport Co. Fourth Division
1978/1979 Tue 17 Oct Newport Co. 0 - 0 Rochdale Fourth Division
1977/1978 Sat 11 Feb Newport Co. 3 - 0 Rochdale Fourth Division

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Rochdale could not have a worse home record, losing every single one of the last six matches played! These low-scoring games have seen just 0 goals scored and conceded.

The away form of Newport County is pretty dire, losing every single one of the last six matches played! These low-scoring games have seen just 0 goals scored and conceded.

Rochdale lie just outside the playoff positions in the Skybet League Two, picking up 17 points from their 10 games so far.

Newport County lie just outside the playoff positions in the Skybet League Two, picking up 16 from their 10 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Rochdale 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Newport County 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Rochdale No sequences of note
Newport County No sequences of note

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Rochdale Match Reports

Sky Bet League One Tue 17th October 19:45

Rochdale 2 - 2 Northampton Town

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