Rochdale vs Stoke City Preview and Line Up Prediction: Stoke to Win 1-0 at 6/1
Rochdale and Stoke City will play in the next round of the FA Cup at Spotland on Monday, 26th January.
The teams last played in August 2007 and the game ended in a 2 – 2 draw before Rochdale won 4 – 2 on penalties. In August 2003 Stoke City beat Rochdale 2 – 1.
At present Rochdale is fifth in Football League One with 37 points having won 11 games, drawn 4 and lost 10. In their last FA Cup match they beat Nottingham Forest 1 – 0.
Stoke City is tenth in the Premier League with 29 points having won 8 games, drawn 5 and lost 9. In their last FA Cup match they beat Wrexham 3 – 1.
A 1 – 0 win for Stoke City is the most likely outcome of the match with William Hill and Bet365 offering odds of 13/2 and 6/1 respectively.
Predicted Line Ups:
Rochdale: Lillis, Rafferty, Eastham, Lancashire, Tanser, Dawson, Bennett, Camps, Vincenti, Done, Henderson.
Stoke City: Begovic, Bardsley, Wollscheid, Muniesa, Wilson, Whelan, N’Zonzi, Arnautovic, Bojan, Moses, Walters.
William Hill Odds: 9/2 Rochdale to Win, 5/2 for a Draw and 7/10 Stoke City to Win
Bet365 Odds: 5/1 Rochdale to Win, 14/5 for a Draw and 4/6 Stoke City to Win