FM Preview: Wycombe Wanderers v Rochdale 10 Nov 2012

Footymad preview History of the Wycombe Wanderers v Rochdale fixture

Rochdale face a trip to Wycombe Wanderers at Adams Park on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 3 of the 7 previous games, with the hosts winning just 2.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Adams Park was less than a year ago, in January 2012, with Wycombe Wanderers running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 21 Jan Wycombe Wdrs. 3-0 Rochdale League One
2011/2012 Sat 01 Oct Rochdale 2 - 1 Wycombe Wdrs. League One
2008/2009 Sat 21 Mar Wycombe Wdrs. 0 - 1 Rochdale League Two
2008/2009 Sat 06 Sep Rochdale 0 - 1 Wycombe Wdrs. League Two
2007/2008 Sat 23 Feb Rochdale 0 - 1 Wycombe Wdrs. League Two
2007/2008 Sat 12 Jan Wycombe Wdrs. 0 - 1 Rochdale League Two
2006/2007 Sat 06 Jan Wycombe Wdrs. 1 - 1 Rochdale League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Wycombe Wanderers have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.

The away form of Rochdale however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The Dale's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 12 goals for and 11 against.

Wycombe Wanderers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 13 points from 15 matches.

Rochdale lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower League Two, picking up 24 from their 16 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Wycombe Wanderers 6 1 2 3 4 11 5
Rochdale 6 1 3 2 7 8 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Dale have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from Adams Park with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Wycombe Wanderers Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Rochdale Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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