Date: 5th February 2011 at 12:17pm
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It’s been a month since Swindon fans have felt the super-lovely feeling of a victory. Today the Town take on Rochdale at the County Ground…

Vital Quotes:

Danny Wilson talking to BBC Radio Swindon:

‘We’ve got to get ourselves out of this position and if it upsets one or two people then so be it.’

Swindon Town Team News:

Elliot Benyon is set to make his debut while Vincent Pericard is out.

Billy Bodin could return to the bench after an ankle bench.

David Lucas remains sidelined.

Player to watch: Elliot Benyon

No pressure

Rochdale Team News:

Rochdale side that drew 1-1 with Tranmere Rovers

Fon Williams, Wiseman, Holness, Widdowson, Josh Thompson (Atkinson 46′), Dawson, Kennedy, Adams (Akpa Akpro 76′), Jones, Joe Thompson (Dickinson 66′), O’Grady

Subs not used: Done, Edwards, Gray, Barry-Murphy

Player to watch: Owain Fôn Williams

Remember him? He was once one of the most highly rated goalkeepers in the Football League and after a bit of stagnation he has arrived at Spotland and has already claimed the number 1 spot.

Match Facts & Stats

SWINDON TOWN TOWN NEVER LOST AGAINST ROCHDALE

Last 3 Matches


20/11/10: Rochdale 3-3 STFC

S: Timlin
R: Jones
R: Grant
S: Austin
S: Rose
R: Jones

03/04/07: Rochdale 0-0 STFC

12/08/06: STFC 1-0 Rochdale

S: Goodall (OG)

Alan McLoughlin, Blair Sturrock, Charlie Comyn-Platt, Tope Obadeyi, Tom Heaton and Herbert Chapman are among the players who have represented both Swindon Town and Rochdale

Ref Watch:

G.D. Horwood

Match Prediction:

Takes a deep breathe.

Swindon Town 2-1 Rochdale

Next Fixtures:

Town begin their away day triple whammy with a midweek trip to Leyton Orient.