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History of the Rochdale v Barnet fixture

Rochdale prepare to entertain Barnet at Spotland on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve on a record of draws against their opponents.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Spotland was less than a year ago, in April 2007, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 15 SepBarnet0 - 0RochdaleLGE2
2006/2007Mon 09 AprRochdale0-2BarnetLGE2
2006/2007Sat 18 NovBarnet3 - 2RochdaleLGE2
2005/2006Tue 25 AprRochdale1 - 1BarnetLGE2
2005/2006Sat 24 SepBarnet1 - 1RochdaleLGE2
2000/2001Sat 21 AprBarnet3 - 0RochdaleLGE2
2000/2001Sat 04 NovRochdale0 - 0BarnetLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Rochdale have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.

Barnet have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. While the Bees have hit 5 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Rochdale lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 47 points from their 27 games so far. Barnet find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 35 points from their 26 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP

FootyMad's prediction ...

Rochdale are not exactly setting the world alight at Spotland at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Barnet in this game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Rochdale Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
Barnet Undefeated in last 4 away games.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.