FootyMAD's Yeovil Town match preview

Last updated : 09 January 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Yeovil Town v Rochdale fixture

Rochdale face a trip to Yeovil Town at Huish Park on Saturday evening, for the first time in their history, and will be hoping to give their new opponents the runaround.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 09 AugRochdale1 - 3Yeovil TownLD3

Recent respective form guides

Yeovil Town are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Glovers, with 7 goals against.

Rochdale have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Dale have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Yeovil Town are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 43 points from 24 games. Rochdale find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 29 points from their 25 matches.

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

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Glovers, as the Dale have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Yeovil Town Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Rochdale 10 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 16 outings ago.