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:|
|2008/2009||Sat 06 Sep||Chester City||1 - 1||Bury||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Dec||Chester City||2 - 1||Bury||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 15 Sep||Bury||0-2||Chester City||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Wed 21 Feb||Chester City||1 - 0||Bury||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Tue 12 Dec||Chester City||1 - 3||Bury||FAC|
|2006/2007||Sat 02 Dec||Bury||2 - 2||Chester City||FAC|
|2006/2007||Tue 08 Aug||Bury||1 - 3||Chester City||LGE2|
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:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
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
|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.