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History of the Stockport County v Rochdale fixture

Rochdale travel to take on Stockport County at Edgeley Park on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Dale will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 30 and win only 13 of the 56 games.

The last time the two teams met at Stockport Co. was more than a decade ago, in March 1991, with Stockport Co. running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a Fourth Division match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 14 JanRochdale0 - 1Stockport Co.LGE2
2005/2006Tue 18 OctRochdale3 - 1Stockport Co.ASSM
1990/1991Tue 26 MarStockport Co.3 - 0RochdaleLGE2
1990/1991Sat 08 SepRochdale1 - 0Stockport Co.LGE2
1989/1990Mon 16 AprRochdale1 - 1Stockport Co.LGE2
1989/1990Tue 26 DecStockport Co.2 - 1RochdaleLGE2
1988/1989Fri 17 FebStockport Co.3 - 0RochdaleLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Stockport County have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The Hatters's have scored 11 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

Rochdale's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Dale have hit 6 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Stockport Co. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 31 games have yielded only 30 points. Rochdale see themselves just below half way in the Coca Cola League Two, showing a record of 39 points from their 30 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Rochdale are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Edgeley Park with a well-deserved point. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Stockport Co. Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Rochdale Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.