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History of the Bury v Rotherham United fixture

Bury prepare to entertain Rotherham United at Gigg Lane on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Shakers are clearly on top, having won 18 and lost only 7 of the 32 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gigg Lane was just last season, in October 2008, with Rotherham U. inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the The Shakers in a League Two match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Tue 24 MarRotherham U.1 - 1BuryLGE2
2008/2009Tue 21 OctBury1-2Rotherham U.LGE2
2007/2008Tue 11 MarBury3 - 0Rotherham U.LGE2
2007/2008Tue 06 NovRotherham U.2 - 1BuryLGE2
2000/2001Mon 01 JanBury0 - 0Rotherham U.LGE1
2000/2001Sat 26 AugRotherham U.1 - 2BuryLGE1
1996/1997Sat 28 DecRotherham U.1 - 1BuryLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Bury have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The The Shakers's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.

The The Millers have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The The Millers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 13 goals for and 12 against.

Bury's 20 points from 13 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Rotherham U. are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 25 points from 13 games.

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

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Bury's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Rotherham U.. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Bury Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Unbeaten run of 7 matches.
Rotherham U. Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.