History of the Rochdale v Oxford United fixture
Rochdale play host to Oxford United at Spotland on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 9 games played, Dale have recorded 4 wins, and Oxford United have come away with 2 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Rochdale was back in September 2005, over five years ago, with Oxford United inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Dale in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Feb||Oxford Utd.||1 - 1||Rochdale||League Two|
|2005/2006||Tue 27 Sep||Rochdale||0-1||Oxford Utd.||League Two|
|2004/2005||Sat 30 Apr||Rochdale||5 - 1||Oxford Utd.||League Two|
|2004/2005||Sat 20 Nov||Oxford Utd.||0 - 1||Rochdale||League Two|
|2004/2005||Sat 13 Nov||Rochdale||2 - 1||Oxford Utd.||F.A. Cup|
|2003/2004||Sat 08 May||Oxford Utd.||2 - 0||Rochdale||League Division Three|
|2003/2004||Sat 29 Nov||Rochdale||1 - 2||Oxford Utd.||League Division Three|
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Recent respective form guides
Rochdale will be hoping to improve on their poor home form, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. The Dale's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
The away form of Oxford United is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the U's have hit 7 goals, 17 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Rochdale lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League Two, picking up 19 points from their 13 games so far.
Oxford United find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 16 points from their 13 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Dale to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Rochdale||Failed to win in previous 6 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Oxford United||10 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
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