Bury prepare to entertain Macclesfield Town at Gigg Lane on Tuesday evening, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The majority of those games have been won by the The Shakers.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gigg Lane was less than a year ago, in April 2009, with Bury running out comfortable 3-0 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 18 Apr||Bury||3-0||Macclesfield||LGE2|
|2008/2009||Sat 06 Dec||Macclesfield||1 - 1||Bury||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 19 Apr||Bury||1 - 0||Macclesfield||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 27 Oct||Macclesfield||2 - 2||Bury||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 17 Mar||Bury||1 - 1||Macclesfield||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 14 Oct||Macclesfield||2 - 3||Bury||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Tue 04 Apr||Bury||0 - 0||Macclesfield||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Bury are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the The Shakers in those games, with 5 conceded.
Macclesfield have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the The Silkmen have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Bury are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League Two, and have accumulated 51 points from the 28 games they have played so far. Macclesfield are currently lying in 19th place in Coca-Cola League Two having mustered a points tally of 29 from their 26 matches played.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its good news for Bury fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the The Shakers. Home win
|Bury||Won 5 successive home games.|
6 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 5 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Macclesfield||Previous 2 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.