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History of the Shrewsbury Town v Bury fixture

Bury face a trip to Shrewsbury Town at Prostar Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 23 games played, The Shakers have recorded 7 wins, and Shrewsbury Tn. have come away with 11 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in May 2009, with Bury inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Shrews in a Football League Play-Offs (Lvl 4) match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sun 10 MayBury0 - 1Shrewsbury Tn.D3PO
2008/2009Thu 07 MayShrewsbury Tn.0 - 1BuryD3PO
2008/2009Fri 10 AprBury2 - 1Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2
2008/2009Sun 28 DecShrewsbury Tn.1 - 0BuryLGE2
2007/2008Sat 29 MarShrewsbury Tn.0 - 1BuryLGE2
2007/2008Sat 20 OctBury1 - 1Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2
2006/2007Tue 03 AprShrewsbury Tn.1 - 3BuryLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Shrewsbury Town have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Shrews in those games, with 4 conceded.

Bury have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Shakers's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

Shrewsbury Tn.'s total of 26 points from their 16 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two. Bury lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 25 from their 16 games so far.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

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

With Bury only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Prostar Stadium will be a good result. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Shrewsbury Tn. Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Bury Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.