FM Preview: Notts. County v Bury 22 Feb 2013

Footymad preview History of the Notts. County v Bury fixture

Notts. County prepare to entertain Bury at Meadow Lane on Friday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 54 games played, Magpies have recorded 26 wins, and Bury have come away with 15 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Meadow Lane was less than a year ago, in April 2012, as the visitors ran out cosy 2-4 winners in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 01 Sep Bury 0 - 2 Notts. County League One
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

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Recent respective form guides

Notts. County's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Magpies have scored 5, a worringly large 9 have been leaked at the other end.

Bury's away form is none too clever either, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Notts. County see themselves just below half way in the npower League One, showing a record of 42 points from their 31 games played so far,

Bury are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 27 points from their 32 games thus far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Notts. County 6 1 2 3 5 8 5
Bury 6 1 3 2 5 7 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Attention punters! We see this as an opportunity for the Magpies to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Notts. County Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Bury Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 7 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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