Rochdale pack their bags to visit Doncaster Rovers at Belle Vue Gound on Tuesday evening, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 32 out of 48 times.
The previous match played between the two at Belle Vue Gound was within the last three years, in December 2000, as the Rovers edged out their past their rivals by a score of 3 - 2 in a (Associate Members) match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2000/2001||Tue 05 Dec||Doncaster||3 - 2||Rochdale||AM|
|1997/1998||Sat 28 Mar||Rochdale||4 - 1||Doncaster||LD3|
|1997/1998||Sat 22 Nov||Doncaster||0 - 3||Rochdale||LD3|
|1996/1997||Tue 25 Mar||Doncaster||3 - 0||Rochdale||LD3|
|1996/1997||Sat 14 Sep||Rochdale||2 - 1||Doncaster||LD3|
|1995/1996||Sat 09 Dec||Rochdale||1 - 0||Doncaster||LD3|
|1995/1996||Sat 23 Sep||Doncaster||0 - 3||Rochdale||LD3|
Recent respective form guides
Doncaster Rovers have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The Rovers have scored 10 and conceded 3 during 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.
Doncaster are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 25 points from 14 games. Rochdale's 20 points from 14 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Rochdale have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Doncaster may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Doncaster||4 games since last home draw.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Rochdale||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|