Rochdale travel to take on Hereford United at Edgar Street on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 20 games played, Dale have recorded 3 wins, and Hereford Utd. have come away with 8 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Hereford Utd. was more than a decade ago, in September 1996, with Hereford Utd. running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a League Division Three match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 02 Sep||Rochdale||1 - 1||Hereford Utd.||LGE2|
|1996/1997||Tue 18 Feb||Rochdale||0 - 0||Hereford Utd.||LGE2|
|1996/1997||Sat 21 Sep||Hereford Utd.||3 - 0||Rochdale||LGE2|
|1995/1996||Sat 04 May||Hereford Utd.||2 - 0||Rochdale||LGE2|
|1995/1996||Sat 18 Nov||Rochdale||0 - 0||Hereford Utd.||LGE2|
|1994/1995||Sat 25 Mar||Hereford Utd.||0 - 0||Rochdale||LGE2|
|1994/1995||Sat 03 Sep||Rochdale||1 - 3||Hereford Utd.||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Hereford United have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 7.
Rochdale have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Dale, and 4 goals against.
Hereford Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 47 points from their 33 games so far. Rochdale find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 38 points from their 32 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Rochdale have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Hereford Utd. may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Hereford Utd.||6 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Rochdale||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
5 games since last defeat.