History of the Portsmouth v Rochdale fixture
Portsmouth play host to Rochdale at Fratton Park on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. Of the two previous meetings, the Pompey have won one and drawn one.
The last time the two teams met at Portsmouth was way back in the black-and-white days of February 1980, with Portsmouth running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a Fourth Division match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|1979/1980||Sat 09 Feb||Portsmouth||3-0||Rochdale||Fourth Division|
|1979/1980||Sat 22 Sep||Rochdale||1 - 2||Portsmouth||Fourth Division|
|1978/1979||Sat 13 Jan||Portsmouth||1 - 1||Rochdale||Fourth Division|
|1978/1979||Sat 09 Sep||Rochdale||0 - 2||Portsmouth||Fourth Division|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Portsmouth could not have a worse home record, losing every single one of the last six matches played! These low-scoring games have seen just 0 goals scored and conceded.
The away form of Rochdale is pretty dire, losing every single one of the last six matches played! These low-scoring games have seen just 0 goals scored and conceded.
Portsmouth find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 9 points from their 9 matches.
Rochdale are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 17 points from 9 games.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
|Portsmouth||No sequences of note|
|Rochdale||No sequences of note|
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