FM Preview: Bury v Notts. County 01 Sep 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 31st August 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Bury and Notts. County at 15:00 on 1st September 2012 in the League One.
History of the Bury v Notts. County fixture
Notts. County face a trip to Bury at Gigg Lane on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Magpies will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 31 and win only 14 of the 59 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gigg Lane was less than a year ago, in October 2011, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 21 Apr||Notts. County||2 - 4||Bury||League One|
|2011/2012||Tue 25 Oct||Bury||2-2||Notts. County||League One|
|2009/2010||Sat 03 Apr||Notts. County||5 - 0||Bury||League Two|
|2009/2010||Sat 14 Nov||Bury||3 - 3||Notts. County||League Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 21 Feb||Bury||2 - 0||Notts. County||League Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 01 Nov||Notts. County||0 - 1||Bury||League Two|
|2007/2008||Sat 05 Apr||Bury||2 - 1||Notts. County||League Two|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Bury have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Shakers in those games, with 3 conceded.
The Magpies have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. Those games have seen the Magpies pummel 13 goals, and let in 6.
Bury find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 2 points from their 3 matches.
Notts. County's total of 6 points from their 3 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League One.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Notts. County are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Bury. Away win
|Bury||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Notts. County||Undefeated in last 8 away games.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.
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