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History of the Bury v Accrington Stanley fixture

Bury prepare to entertain Accrington Stanley at Gigg Lane on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 6 games played, The Shakers have recorded 3 wins, and Accrington S. have come away with 1 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gigg Lane was less than a year ago, in May 2009, the The Shakers carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 02 MayBury1-0Accrington S.LGE2
2008/2009Sat 29 NovAccrington S.1 - 2BuryLGE2
2007/2008Sat 03 MayAccrington S.0 - 2BuryLGE2
2007/2008Sat 29 SepBury2 - 1Accrington S.LGE2
2006/2007Tue 26 DecAccrington S.1 - 1BuryLGE2
2006/2007Tue 26 SepBury2 - 2Accrington S.LGE2
1959/1960Sat 19 MarBury0 - 1Accrington S.LGE1

Recent respective form guides

Bury's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. While The Shakers have scored 4, a worringly large 7 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Accrington S. is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the The Reds have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bury find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 6 points from their 5 matches. Accrington S. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League Two with a return of just 3 points from their 5 games thus far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics:
Bury Been beaten in each of their previous 4 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Accrington S. 8 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 15 outings ago.