FM Preview: Port Vale v Dagenham & Redbridge 31 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 30th March 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Port Vale take on Dagenham & Redbridge in a League Two match on 31st March 2012 at 15:00.
History of the Port Vale v Dagenham & Redbridge fixture
Dagenham & Redbridge face a trip to Port Vale at Vale Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve on a record of draws against their opponents.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Vale Park was was two seasons ago, in April 2010, with Port Vale running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League Two match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 10 Dec||Dag. & Red.||1 - 2||Port Vale||League Two|
|2009/2010||Mon 05 Apr||Port Vale||3-1||Dag. & Red.||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 31 Oct||Dag. & Red.||1 - 1||Port Vale||League Two|
|2008/2009||Tue 10 Mar||Port Vale||0 - 1||Dag. & Red.||League Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 23 Aug||Dag. & Red.||1 - 1||Port Vale||League Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Port Vale have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Valiants in those games, with 4 conceded.
In complete contrast to Port Vale, Dagenham & Redbridge are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Daggers have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Port Vale find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 46 points from their 38 matches.
Dagenham & Redbridge are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 38 points from 39 matches.
Current overall team form
|Dagenham & Redbridge||6||2||1||3||7||10||7|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Valiants, as the Daggers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Port Vale||4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Dagenham & Redbridge||Not won in previous 3 away matches.
4 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here