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History of the Rochdale v Stockport County fixture

Rochdale prepare to entertain Stockport County at Spotland on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 60 games played, Dale have recorded 26 wins, and Stockport Co. have come away with 16 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Spotland was just last season, in October 2006, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2006/2007Sat 24 MarStockport Co.2 - 7RochdaleLGE2
2006/2007Sat 28 OctRochdale1-3Stockport Co.LGE2
2005/2006Tue 14 FebStockport Co.3 - 0RochdaleLGE2
2005/2006Sat 14 JanRochdale0 - 1Stockport Co.LGE2
2005/2006Tue 18 OctRochdale3 - 1Stockport Co.ASSM
1994/1995Wed 11 JanRochdale2 - 1Stockport Co.ASSM
1993/1994Tue 30 NovStockport Co.4 - 0RochdaleASSM

Recent respective form guides

Rochdale are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Dale's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

The Hatters have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Hatters's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Rochdale see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 18 points from their 13 games played so far, Stockport Co. find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 16 points from their 14 matches.

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

Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Rochdale, and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Rochdale Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Stockport Co. 6 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 10 outings ago.