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History of the Oxford United v Rochdale fixture

Rochdale face a trip to Oxford United at The Kassam Stadium on Saturday afternoon,

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in November 2004, with Rochdale inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the U's in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Tue 27 SepRochdale0 - 1Oxford Utd.LGE2
2004/2005Sat 30 AprRochdale5 - 1Oxford Utd.LGE2
2004/2005Sat 20 NovOxford Utd.0 - 1RochdaleLGE2
2004/2005Sat 13 NovRochdale2 - 1Oxford Utd.FAC
2003/2004Sat 08 MayOxford Utd.2 - 0RochdaleLGE2
2003/2004Sat 29 NovRochdale1 - 2Oxford Utd.LGE2
2002/2003Sat 08 FebRochdale2 - 1Oxford Utd.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Oxford United's woeful home form means they have chalked up just a single victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While U's have scored 5, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Rochdale is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Dale have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Oxford Utd. find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 34 points from their 30 matches. Rochdale see themselves just below half way in the Coca Cola League Two, showing a record of 38 points from their 29 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Oxford Utd.6123295
Rochdale6123675

FootyMad's prediction ...

Not a lot has been going right generally for Rochdale on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Oxford Utd.. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Oxford Utd. Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Rochdale 11 games since last away draw.