Bury prepare to entertain Chesterfield at Gigg Lane on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Shakers are clearly on top, having won 22 and lost only 5 of the 38 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gigg Lane was less than a year ago, in March 2009, with Chesterfield inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the The Shakers 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||Tue 03 Mar||Bury||1-2||Chesterfield||LGE2|
|2008/2009||Sat 16 Aug||Chesterfield||1 - 3||Bury||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Wed 26 Dec||Bury||0 - 1||Chesterfield||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Fri 07 Sep||Chesterfield||3 - 1||Bury||LGE2|
|2001/2002||Sat 09 Feb||Chesterfield||2 - 0||Bury||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Sat 20 Oct||Bury||2 - 1||Chesterfield||LGE1|
|2000/2001||Tue 30 Jan||Bury||0 - 3||Chesterfield||ASSM|
Recent respective form guides
Bury have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the The Shakers in those games, with 8 conceded.
Chesterfield have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Spireites have hit 7 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Bury lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 26 points from their 17 games so far. Chesterfield are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 32 points from 17 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The Shakers go into their game against Chesterfield in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win
|Bury||Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.|
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Chesterfield||8 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.