Rochdale face a trip to Cheltenham Town at Whaddon Road on Saturday evening, and will hope to continue their unbeaten record at the ground. Victory has been gained on 2 of the 3 previous occassions for Dale.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in March 2002, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Division Three match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2001/2002||Sat 23 Mar||Cheltenham||1 - 1||Rochdale||LD3|
|2001/2002||Tue 23 Oct||Rochdale||2 - 2||Cheltenham||LD3|
|2000/2001||Fri 23 Mar||Rochdale||1 - 1||Cheltenham||LD3|
|2000/2001||Sat 21 Oct||Cheltenham||0 - 2||Rochdale||LD3|
|1999/2000||Sat 04 Dec||Rochdale||0 - 0||Cheltenham||LD3|
|1999/2000||Sat 07 Aug||Cheltenham||0 - 2||Rochdale||LD3|
Recent respective form guides
Cheltenham Town have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A generous 12 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Rochdale have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Cheltenham find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 15 points from their 13 matches. Rochdale's 17 points from 13 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Rochdale only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Whaddon Road will be a good result. Score draw
|Cheltenham||Not drawn a match in their last 4 .|
|Rochdale||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|