FootyMAD's Dagenham & Redbridge match preview

Last updated : 02 January 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Rotherham United v Dagenham & Redbridge fixture

Rotherham prepare to entertain Dagenham & Redbridge at Don Valley Stadium on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Millers won the only previous game contested between the two.

The only previous meeting between Rotherham U. and Dag. & Red. was less than a year ago, in April 2008, the The Millers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League Two match at Millmoor.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 27 SepDag. & Red.1 - 1Rotherham U.LGE2
2007/2008Sat 19 AprRotherham U.2-1Dag. & Red.LGE2
2007/2008Sat 27 OctDag. & Red.0 - 2Rotherham U.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Rotherham United are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 in the wrong end.

Dag. & Red. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Daggers' have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 11 goals for and 9 against.

Rotherham are currently lying in 20th place in Coca-Cola League Two having mustered a points tally of 19 from their 22 matches played. Dag. & Red. are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 37 points from 22 games.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Rotherham U.63219411
Dag. & Red.631212710

FootyMad's prediction ...

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Rotherham's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Dagenham.. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Rotherham U.Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Dag. & Red.Undefeated in last 3 away games.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.