Peterborough United vs Rochdale Match Preview and Prediction
This is a League One match on Saturday afternoon (UK time). Peterborough United will welcome Rochdale at ABAX Stadium with a 3:00pm kick-off.
There is no official UK TV coverage for this game. Check Frog The Gambler's live score page for real-time goal updates throughout the match.
Read on for preview, match prediction and betting suggestion.
Any tip outlined in this match analysis is a non-premium one.
Betting Odds for Peterborough United vs Rochdale
In the 1X2, Betway will give you 1.7 about Peterborough United, Bet Victor are 4.2 for the draw, Bet365 are best price 5.5 about Rochdale.
Looking at the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.8 with William Hill. If you don't like that, the best price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.06 via Unibet.
The best prices for the BTTS market. If you like "Yes", it is available at 1.8 with Bet365. "No" can be backed at 2.1 at Bet Victor.
Head To Head
Peterborough United played Rochdale in January in a League One fixture. The winners after 90 minutes were Peterborough United with a margin of 2-1.
During the last decade of action, these teams have played 12 times. Peterborough United have won in 7 of the matches in this period. And Rochdale have won 4 matches. The other match ended in a draw.
Combining their head-to-head record, there has been an average of 3.0 goals. Peterborough United have scored an average of 1.67; Rochdale score an average of 1.33.
In terms of home advantage in this match-up, whichever team has been at their home ground has won 58% of the time. The visiting side has won 33% of the matches in this head-to-head.
Peterborough United have 10 points in The League One, putting them in 9th place.
Looking over the last year, they have played 62 matches. They have 27 wins; 16 draws; and 19 losses. This gives Peterborough United a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 43%-25%-30%.
During this recent year, they average 1.63 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.32.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 37% (10 wins) in their 27 home fixtures. 33% (9) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 29% (8) resulting in a loss for the home team.
When at home in this time, their average number of goals scored is 1.44. They have conceded 1.33 on average.
Their recent performance data shows that they have a total of 19 goals in their last ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 60%. In terms of the BTTS, 2 of these games have been matches where both teams have scored. There has been 5 matches with three goals or more.
They have kept a clean sheet in their last 4 matches. And they have scored at least once in each of their last 5 matches.
Readers might be wanting to see the positives in the Peterborough United form. Frog would avoid this, given the current market prices.
Rochdale have 9 points in the League One, which puts them in 11th place.
Looking over the last year, they have played 58 matches. They have 21 wins; 11 draws; and 26 losses. This gives Rochdale a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 36%-18%-44%.
In this period, they have an average of 1.26 goals for, and 1.69 goals against.
Specifically on their recent away record, they have a win rate of 36% (9 wins) from their last 25 away fixtures. 16% (4) of these games away from home have been a draw, with the remaining 48% (12) resulting in a loss.
On average they have scored 1.28 goals when away from home in this same period; they have conceded 2.04.
The statistics for this side have created some pointers for Frog to draw the conclusion in the verdict below.
Frog's betting tip for Peterborough United vs Rochdale
Bet365 offer 5.0 about Rochdale to win. Frog thinks this could be where any traces of value can be found. It is a low confidence pick however.