Milton Keynes travel to take on Rochdale at Spotland on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 5 games played, The Dons have recorded 1 wins, and Rochdale have come away with 2 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Rochdale was well over fifteen years ago, back in September 1987, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Dec||Milton Keynes||2 - 1||Rochdale||LGE2|
|1987/1988||Tue 06 Oct||Wimbledon||2 - 1||Rochdale||LGEC|
|1987/1988||Tue 22 Sep||Rochdale||1 - 1||Wimbledon||LGEC|
|1982/1983||Sat 11 Dec||Rochdale||0 - 2||Wimbledon||LGE2|
|1982/1983||Tue 19 Oct||Wimbledon||3 - 0||Rochdale||LGE2|
|1980/1981||Tue 28 Apr||Wimbledon||4 - 1||Rochdale||LGE2|
|1980/1981||Tue 21 Oct||Rochdale||2 - 0||Wimbledon||LGE2|
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. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Dale in those games, with 5 conceded.
The The Dons 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 games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the The Dons, and 6 goals against.
Rochdale are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League Two with a return of just 28 points from their 28 games thus far. Milton Keynes are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League Two, and have accumulated 55 points from the 29 games they have played so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Milton Keynes are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win
|Rochdale||Not won in the 2 most recent games.|
|Milton Keynes||6 games since last away draw.|