FootyMAD's Bury match preview

History of the Bury v Notts. County fixture

Notts. County pack their bags to visit 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 28 and win only 12 of the 52 games.

The previous match played between the two at Gigg Lane was within the last three years, in March 2002, where Notts. County annihilated the Magpies 0 - 4 in a League Division Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2001/2002Sat 09 MarBury0 - 4Notts. CountyLGE1
2001/2002Sat 15 DecNotts. County1 - 2BuryLGE1
2001/2002Tue 30 OctBury2 - 3Notts. CountyAM
2000/2001Sat 17 MarBury1 - 1Notts. CountyLGE1
2000/2001Tue 17 OctNotts. County1 - 0BuryLGE1
1999/2000Sat 06 MayNotts. County2 - 2BuryLGE1
1999/2000Sat 09 OctBury1 - 3Notts. CountyLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Bury are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.

Notts. County have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Magpies have hit 9 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bury see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 22 points from their 17 games played so far, Notts. County are currently lying in 20th place in Coca-Cola League Two having mustered a points tally of 20 from their 17 matches played.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Notts. County6312101010

FootyMad's prediction ...

An indifferent set of results for Notts. County on the road, and I believe this game is only going to yield a solitary point for the Magpies. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
BuryUnbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Notts. CountyLost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.