FootyMAD's Stockport County match preview

Last updated : 11 February 2008 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Rotherham United v Stockport County fixture

Rotherham U. play host to Stockport County at Millmoor Ground on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 31 games played, The Millers have recorded 14 wins, and Stockport Co. have come away with 9 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Rotherham U. was back in February 2002, over five years ago, as the The Millers squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 3-2 in a League Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 25 AugStockport Co.2 - 2Rotherham U.LGE2
2001/2002Sat 09 FebRotherham U.3-2Stockport Co.CHMP
2001/2002Sat 20 OctStockport Co.0 - 1Rotherham U.CHMP
1996/1997Sat 01 MarStockport Co.0 - 0Rotherham U.LGE1
1996/1997Tue 03 DecRotherham U.0 - 1Stockport Co.LGE1
1995/1996Tue 23 AprRotherham U.2 - 0Stockport Co.LGE1
1995/1996Tue 31 OctStockport Co.1 - 1Rotherham U.LGE1

Recent respective form guides

Rotherham United have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.

The away form of Stockport Co. however, is much more impressive, with a marvellous return of five wins and one defeat from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Hatters, and 7 goals against.

Rotherham U. are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 54 points from 30 games. Stockport Co. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 47 from their 30 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Rotherham U.6222778
Stockport Co.632110711

FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics:
Rotherham U.Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Stockport Co.4 successive away victories.
7 games since last away draw.
6 games since last defeat.

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