FM Preview: Rochdale v Yeovil Town 09 Oct 2010

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History of the Rochdale v Yeovil Town fixture

Rochdale play host to Yeovil Town at Spotland on Saturday afternoon,

The last time the two teams met at Rochdale was back in October 2004, over five years ago, the Dale carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League Two match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Tue 25 JanYeovil Town2 - 2RochdaleLGE2
2004/2005Fri 08 OctRochdale2-1Yeovil TownLGE2
2003/2004Sat 10 JanYeovil Town1 - 0RochdaleLGE2
2003/2004Sat 09 AugRochdale1 - 3Yeovil TownLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Rochdale are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.

The away form of Yeovil Town is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Glovers have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Rochdale's total of 16 points from their 10 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Npower League One. Yeovil Town are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 11 points from 10 matches.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Yeovil Town62138137

FootyMad's prediction ...

Rochdale are not exactly setting the world alight at Spotland at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Yeovil Town in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Rochdale Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Yeovil Town 4 games since last away draw.