FootyMAD's Stockport County match preview

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Last updated : 27 October 2006
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History of the Rochdale v Stockport County fixture

Rochdale prepare to entertain Stockport County at Spotland on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 58 games played, Dale have recorded 25 wins, and Stockport Co. have come away with 15 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Spotland was less than a year ago, in January 2006, with Stockport Co. inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Dale 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:
2005/2006Tue 14 FebStockport Co.3 - 0RochdaleLGE2
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

Recent respective form guides

Rochdale have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. Only 3 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 in the wrong end.

Stockport Co.'s away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Rochdale find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 17 points from their 15 matches. Stockport Co. find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 18 points from their 15 matches.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Rochdale623110109
Stockport Co.63125310

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been a distinctly poor show from Rochdale at home in recent games, and, though I cannot see a run starting here, I do think the Dale will at least gain a draw. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Rochdale Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Stockport Co. 5 games since last defeat.

Rochdale Match Reports

Sky Bet League One Sat 9th December 15:00

Bradford City 4 - 3 Rochdale

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