Bury prepare to entertain Shrewsbury Town at Gigg Lane on Friday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 21 games played, The Shakers have recorded 9 wins, and Shrewsbury Tn. have come away with 4 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gigg Lane was just last season, in October 2007, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline 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||Sun 28 Dec||Shrewsbury Tn.||1 - 0||Bury||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 29 Mar||Shrewsbury Tn.||0 - 1||Bury||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 20 Oct||Bury||1-1||Shrewsbury Tn.||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Tue 03 Apr||Shrewsbury Tn.||1 - 3||Bury||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 12 Aug||Bury||1 - 2||Shrewsbury Tn.||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Sat 25 Feb||Shrewsbury Tn.||0 - 1||Bury||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Sat 13 Aug||Bury||2 - 0||Shrewsbury Tn.||LGE2|
Recent respective form guides
Bury have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the The Shakers in those games, with 6 conceded.
The away form of Shrewsbury Tn. is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Shrews have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Bury are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 67 points from 41 games. Shrewsbury Tn.'s total of 61 points from their 41 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Shrewsbury Tn. is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the The Shakers in a close run game. Home Win
|Bury||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 7 matches.
|Shrewsbury Tn.||Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 16 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 5 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.