FootyMAD's Chester City match preview

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Last updated : 20 March 2009
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History of the Bury v Chester City fixture

Bury prepare to entertain Chester City at Gigg Lane on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 28 games played, The Shakers have recorded 13 wins, and Chester City have come away with 5 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gigg Lane was just last season, in September 2007, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League Two match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 06 SepChester City1 - 1BuryLGE2
2007/2008Sat 22 DecChester City2 - 1BuryLGE2
2007/2008Sat 15 SepBury0-2Chester CityLGE2
2006/2007Wed 21 FebChester City1 - 0BuryLGE2
2006/2007Tue 12 DecChester City1 - 3BuryFAC
2006/2007Sat 02 DecBury2 - 2Chester CityFAC
2006/2007Tue 08 AugBury1 - 3Chester CityLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Bury have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the The Shakers in those games, with 6 conceded.

In complete contrast to Bury, Chester City are having a torrid time on their travels, losing every single one of the last six matches played! Blues have conceded 15 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.

Bury are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 61 points from 37 games. Chester City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 28 points from 38 matches.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bury6222658
Chester City60335133

FootyMad's prediction ...

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

Sequence statistics:
Bury 4 games since last home draw.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Chester City Lost each of the previous 6 away matches.
Not won in previous 10 away matches.
No win in the 16 most recent games.

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