FootyMAD's Dagenham & Redbridge match preview

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History of the Rochdale v Dagenham & Redbridge fixture

Rochdale prepare to entertain Dagenham & Redbridge at Spotland on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Dale won the only previous game contested between the two.

The only previous meeting between Rochdale and Dag. & Red. at was less than a year ago, in November 2007, the Dale carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League Two match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 12 AprDag. & Red.1 - 1RochdaleLGE2
2007/2008Sat 03 NovRochdale1-0Dag. & Red.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Rochdale have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Dale in those games, with 5 conceded.

Dag. & Red. have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Daggers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 11 goals for and 10 against.

Rochdale lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 12 points from their 8 games so far. Dag. & Red.'s total of 14 points from their 8 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

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

Dale go into their game against Dag. & Red. in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Rochdale Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
Dag. & Red. Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
No win in the 2 most recent games.