FM Preview: Bury v Brentford 18 Aug 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 17th August 2012
The game between Bury and Brentford in the League One on 18th August 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Bury v Brentford fixture
Bury prepare to entertain Brentford at Gigg Lane on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 30 games played, Shakers have recorded 11 wins, and Brentford have come away with 9 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gigg Lane was less than a year ago, in December 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 07 Apr||Brentford||3 - 0||Bury||League One|
|2011/2012||Sat 17 Dec||Bury||1-1||Brentford||League One|
|2008/2009||Sat 28 Feb||Brentford||1 - 0||Bury||League Two|
|2008/2009||Sat 09 Aug||Bury||1 - 0||Brentford||League Two|
|2007/2008||Tue 04 Mar||Brentford||1 - 4||Bury||League Two|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Sep||Bury||1 - 2||Brentford||League Two|
|2001/2002||Mon 01 Apr||Bury||2 - 0||Brentford||League Division 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 Bees have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Bees's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 7 against.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
This is certainly an intriguing match for the Shakers, and one in which the FootyMad team are tentatively suggesting a drawn game. No-score draw
|Bury||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Brentford||4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
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