History of the Scunthorpe United v Rochdale fixture
Rochdale pack their bags to visit Scunthorpe United at Glanford Park Stadium on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Dale will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 26 and win only 9 of the 45 games.
The previous match played between the two at Glanford Park Stadium was more than three years back, in November 2008, the Iron carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a (Associate Members) match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 13 Sep||Rochdale||1 - 0||Scunthorpe U.||League One|
|2008/2009||Tue 04 Nov||Scunthorpe U.||1 - 0||Rochdale||(Associate Members)|
|2004/2005||Sat 19 Mar||Rochdale||0 - 0||Scunthorpe U.||League Two|
|2004/2005||Sat 07 Aug||Scunthorpe U.||3 - 1||Rochdale||League Two|
|2003/2004||Sat 10 Apr||Scunthorpe U.||2 - 2||Rochdale||League Division Three|
|2003/2004||Sat 04 Oct||Rochdale||2 - 0||Scunthorpe U.||League Division Three|
|2002/2003||Tue 18 Mar||Scunthorpe U.||3 - 1||Rochdale||League Division Three|
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Recent respective form guides
Scunthorpe United's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. While Iron have scored 6, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.
Rochdale's away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Dale have conceded 8 goals in these games, and only hit 1 in reply.
Scunthorpe United are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 25 points from their 27 games thus far.
Rochdale are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 24 points from their 28 games thus far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the Dale out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Scunthorpe United. Away win
|Scunthorpe United||Failed to win in previous 7 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Rochdale||Not won in previous 5 away matches.
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