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History of the Bury v Bradford City fixture

Bury prepare to entertain Bradford City at Gigg Lane on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 33 games played, The Shakers have recorded 13 wins, and Bradford City have come away with 8 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gigg Lane was less than a year ago, in January 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:
2008/2009Tue 27 JanBury1-0Bradford CityLGE2
2008/2009Tue 28 OctBradford City1 - 0BuryLGE2
2007/2008Sat 09 FebBradford City1 - 2BuryLGE2
2007/2008Tue 22 JanBury2 - 2Bradford CityLGE2
1998/1999Mon 05 AprBury0 - 2Bradford CityCHMP
1998/1999Fri 09 OctBradford City3 - 0BuryCHMP
1997/1998Mon 13 AprBury2 - 0Bradford CityCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Bury are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 13 goals have been scored by the The Shakers in those games, with 8 conceded.

Bradford City have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Bantams's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Bury's total of 39 points from their 24 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two. Bradford City see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 30 points from their 23 games played so far,

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

Bury may be coming up against a decent side in Bradford City, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the The Shakers. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Bury Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
Bradford City 5 games since last away draw.
No win in the 4 most recent games.