FootyMAD's Macclesfield Town match preview

Last updated : 30 January 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Rotherham United v Macclesfield Town fixture

Rotherham U. prepare to entertain Macclesfield Town at Don Valley Stadium on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having managed to conjure up a win from 3 of the previous 4 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in January 2008, with Rotherham U. running out comfortable 3-0 winners 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:
2008/2009Sat 25 OctMacclesfield1 - 2Rotherham U.LGE2
2007/2008Tue 01 JanRotherham U.3-0MacclesfieldLGE2
2007/2008Tue 02 OctMacclesfield1 - 1Rotherham U.LGE2
2005/2006Tue 22 NovRotherham U.1 - 2MacclesfieldASSM
1999/2000Sat 05 FebRotherham U.2 - 1MacclesfieldLGE2
1999/2000Mon 30 AugMacclesfield1 - 1Rotherham U.LGE2
1997/1998Sat 07 MarMacclesfield0 - 0Rotherham 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. While The Millers have scored 4, a worringly large 7 have been leaked at the other end.

The Silkmen 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 The Silkmen's have scored 12 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 13.

Rotherham U. are currently lying in 20th place in Coca-Cola League Two having mustered a points tally of 23 from their 26 matches played. Macclesfield see themselves just below half way in Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 32 points from their 26 games played so far,

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Rotherham U.6213577

FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics:
Rotherham U.Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
MacclesfieldNot won in previous 2 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.

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