FootyMAD's Port Vale match preview

Last updated : 09 January 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Rotherham United v Port Vale fixture

Rotherham U. prepare to entertain Port Vale at Millmoor Ground on Tuesday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 14 wins out of 19 previous matches.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Millmoor Ground was earlier this season, with Rotherham U. running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League Cup match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 03 SepPort Vale2 - 0Rotherham U.LGE1
2005/2006Tue 23 AugRotherham U.3-1Port ValeLGEC
2000/2001Sat 27 JanRotherham U.3 - 2Port ValeLGE1
2000/2001Fri 22 DecPort Vale0 - 2Rotherham U.LGE1
1993/1994Tue 12 AprPort Vale2 - 1Rotherham U.LGE1
1993/1994Sat 30 OctRotherham U.0 - 2Port ValeLGE1
1992/1993Sat 20 FebRotherham U.4 - 1Port ValeLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Rotherham United's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While The Millers have scored 5, a worringly large 8 have been leaked at the other end.

Port Vale's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Rotherham U. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca Cola League One with a return of just 26 points from their 26 games thus far. Port Vale find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 32 points from their 26 matches.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Rotherham U.62138107
Port Vale6213667

FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at Millmoor Ground for the The Millers and the Madmen are unable to see past Port Vale claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics:
Rotherham U.Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Port ValeUndefeated in last 3 away games.