Rochdale travel to take on Notts. County at Meadow Lane on Monday evening, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The Dale have crashed to defeat in more than half of the matches.
The last time the two teams met at Notts. County was back in August 1997, over five years ago, the Magpies carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a League Division Three match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 25 Sep||Rochdale||0 - 3||Notts. County||LGE2|
|1997/1998||Sat 10 Jan||Rochdale||1 - 2||Notts. County||LGE2|
|1997/1998||Sat 09 Aug||Notts. County||2 - 1||Rochdale||LGE2|
|1996/1997||Sat 07 Dec||Notts. County||3 - 1||Rochdale||FAC|
|1972/1973||Sat 10 Feb||Rochdale||4 - 1||Notts. County||LGE1|
|1972/1973||Sat 16 Sep||Notts. County||2 - 2||Rochdale||LGE1|
|1971/1972||Sat 16 Oct||Rochdale||1 - 1||Notts. County||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Notts. County have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 11 goals for the Magpies, with 3 goals against.
Rochdale's away form is equally impressive, picking up four victories from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Dale, and 4 goals against.
Notts. County are currently lying in 20th place in Coca-Cola League Two having mustered a points tally of 27 from their 24 matches played. Rochdale's 35 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Dale's decent recent efforts out on the road should see them narrowly take the spoils from the match with Notts. County, believes the FootyMad team. Away win
|Notts. County||7 games since last home draw.|
|Rochdale||8 games since last away draw.|
4 games since last defeat.