Rochdale face a trip to Notts. County at Meadow Lane on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The Dale have drawn 7 of the 13 contests, but lost the remainder.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2006, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Two match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 19 Aug||Rochdale||0 - 1||Notts. County||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Sat 22 Apr||Notts. County||1 - 1||Rochdale||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Sat 15 Oct||Rochdale||3 - 0||Notts. County||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Mon 03 Jan||Notts. County||0 - 0||Rochdale||LGE2|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Notts. County have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 9.
Rochdale have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Dale's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.
Notts. County lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 46 points from their 32 games so far. Rochdale are currently lying in 20th place in Coca-Cola League Two having mustered a points tally of 32 from their 30 matches played.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Magpies, as the Dale have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Notts. County||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Rochdale||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.