Southend United v Rochdale | Roots Hall, Sky Bet League One, Saturday 22nd December 2018, 3pm Kick-Off
Dale’s final match before Christmas is a long trip to Essex to face Southend United in Sky Bet League One.
The Shrimpers were 3-0 winners over Accrington Stanley last time out which moved them into the top half of the table.
Last season’s pair of matches between the sides both ended in goalless draws.
Supporters who didn’t purchase in advance from the RAFC Ticket Office can pay on the day at Roots Hall.
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For a guide to visiting Roots Hall, click HERE for Southend’s official website.
Sky Bet are offering odds of 2/1 for a Dale victory on Saturday.
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Referee | Neil Hair
Assistant Referees | Leigh Crowhurst & Matthew Lee
Fourth Official | Graham Kane
Brendan Moore’s penalty save at Roots Hall last season helped ten-man Dale earn a hard-fought point.
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