Rochdale face a trip to Milton Keynes Dons at Stadium:MK on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. On each previous occasion, the match has ended in defeat for the Dale.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2006, the The Dons carving out a narrow 2 - 1 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:|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Sep||Rochdale||3 - 2||Milton Keynes||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 27 Jan||Rochdale||5 - 0||Milton Keynes||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Dec||Milton Keynes||2 - 1||Rochdale||LGE2|
|1987/1988||Tue 06 Oct||Wimbledon||2 - 1||Rochdale||LGEC|
|1987/1988||Tue 22 Sep||Rochdale||1 - 1||Wimbledon||LGEC|
|1982/1983||Sat 11 Dec||Rochdale||0 - 2||Wimbledon||LGE2|
|1982/1983||Tue 19 Oct||Wimbledon||3 - 0||Rochdale||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Milton Keynes Dons have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the The Dons in those games, with 4 conceded.
The Dale have had a decent run of form away from home recently, remaining unbeaten in their last six, winning five and drawing the one. Those games have seen the Dale pummel 15 goals, and let in 8.
Milton Keynes are leading the way in the Coca-Cola League Two, with their 27 games giving them a return of 57 points. Rochdale lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 41 from their 24 games so far.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Rochdale are in smashing form away from home at present, and Footymad sees this carrying them to a narrow victory at Milton Keynes. Away win
|Milton Keynes||Latest 2 games ended in defeat.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Rochdale||Undefeated in last 6 away games.|
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.