History of the York City v Rochdale fixture
Rochdale face a trip to York City at Bootham Crescent on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 53 games played, Dale have recorded 16 wins, and York City have come away with 24 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bootham Crescent was less than a year ago, in March 2013, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Tue 12 Mar||York City||0-0||Rochdale||League Two|
|2012/2013||Sat 01 Dec||Rochdale||2 - 3||York City||League Two|
|2003/2004||Sun 28 Dec||Rochdale||1 - 2||York City||League Division Three|
|2003/2004||Sat 06 Sep||York City||1 - 2||Rochdale||League Division Three|
|2002/2003||Sat 12 Apr||York City||2 - 2||Rochdale||League Division Three|
|2002/2003||Sat 23 Nov||Rochdale||0 - 1||York City||League Division Three|
|2001/2002||Tue 05 Feb||Rochdale||5 - 4||York City||League Division Three|
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Recent respective form guides
York City will be hoping to improve on their poor home form, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. While Minstermen have scored 6, a worringly large 9 have been leaked at the other end.
Rochdale's away form is none too clever either, picking up four victories from the last six. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
York City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 18 points from 18 matches.
Rochdale are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 32 points from 18 games.
Current overall team form
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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 Bootham Crescent with an easy victory. Away win
|York City||Failed to win in previous 6 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 4 games.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
|Rochdale||7 games since last away draw.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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