History of the Rochdale v Torquay United fixture
Rochdale are ready to welcome Torquay United to Spotland on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Dale are clearly on top, having won 22 and lost only 7 of the 40 games.
The previous match played between the two at Spotland was more than three years back, in September 2009, the Dale carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 25 Aug||Torquay Utd.||4 - 2||Rochdale||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 10 Apr||Torquay Utd.||5 - 0||Rochdale||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 12 Sep||Rochdale||2-1||Torquay Utd.||League Two|
|2006/2007||Tue 20 Feb||Rochdale||2 - 0||Torquay Utd.||League Two|
|2006/2007||Tue 08 Aug||Torquay Utd.||1 - 0||Rochdale||League Two|
|2005/2006||Tue 24 Jan||Torquay Utd.||1 - 3||Rochdale||League Two|
|2005/2006||Sat 03 Sep||Rochdale||4 - 1||Torquay Utd.||League Two|
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Recent respective form guides
Rochdale's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. The Dale's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
Torquay United's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Rochdale find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 38 points from their 31 matches.
Torquay United find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 37 points from their 30 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Spotland for the Dale and the Madmen are unable to see past Torquay United claiming victory in a close match.
|Rochdale||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Torquay United||4 games since last away draw.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.
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