FootyMAD's Aldershot Town match preview

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History of the Aldershot Town v Rochdale fixture

Rochdale face a trip to Aldershot Town at Recreation Ground on Saturday afternoon, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 25 OctRochdale3 - 1Aldershot Tn.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Aldershot Town have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 9.

The away form of Rochdale is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Dale have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Aldershot Tn.'s 36 points from 26 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position. Rochdale lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 42 from their 26 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Rochdale are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Recreation Ground with a well-deserved point. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Aldershot Tn. Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Rochdale Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 7 away matches.